Abused and Deported: Immigrant Women Face Double Disgrace

Date: 
March 17, 2011

"'The Department of National Security hasn’t been very effective in identifying victims of domestic violence, even those who have already gotten benefits, such as suspension of deportation under the law VAWA (Violence Against Women Act),' Leslye Orloff, director of the immigrant women’s program at Legal Momentum, said recently before Congress."