Posts Tagged ‘justice’

The Intersection of Immigration and Criminal Justice for Women, Girls, and Transgender People

Juhu Thukral of NYATN’s Steering Committee wrote a piece for the Vera Institute’s blog on gender and justice, on the dangerous intersection of the criminal justice and immigration legal systems, with particular impact on women, girls, and trans people. You can check it out here.

A CLE, “Immigration Relief for Crime Victims: The T and U Visas”

The New York Anti-Trafficking Network (NYATN), the City Bar Justice Center, and AILA sponsored a CLE, Immigration Relief for Crime Victims: The T and U Visas, on U & T visas on October 18, 2010 at the New York City Bar Association.

Speakers included:

  • Shonnie Ball, Safe Horizon Anti-Trafficking Program
  • Sienna Baskin, Sex Workers Project, Urban Justice Center
  • Suzanne Seltzer, Klasko, Rulon, Stock & Seltzer LLP
  • Hannah Shapiro, Domestic Violence Immigration Project, Legal Aid Society
  • Ivy Suriyopas, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
  • Suzanne Tomatore, Immigrant Women & Children Project, City Bar Justice Center

Materials for the CLE were as follows:

  1. The U Visa Manual
  2. The T Visa Manual
  3. U Visa PPT (uploaded October 19, 2010)
  4. T Visa PPT (uploaded October 19, 2010)
  5. Practical Application PPT (uploaded October 19, 2010)
  6. Hypos PPT (uploaded October 19, 2010)

T Visa Manual

The NYATN is proud to announce its release of the third edition of its T Visa Manual, “Identification and Legal Advocacy for Trafficking Survivors.”   Please visit here for additional NYATN resources and publications.

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