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AILA Resources on the Violence Against Women Act


“AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 12050742 (posted May. 7, 2012)”   Enacted in 1994 and reauthorized twice in 2000 and 2005, VAWA has a long history of uniting lawmakers with the common purpose of protecting survivors of domestic violence. When VAWA was first conceived, Congress recognized that the noncitizen status of battered immigrants can make them […]