January 04, 2006
International Marriage Broker Act And Immigrant Battered Women
VAWA passed at the final hour....yay! But you may not know that attached to VAWA was the International Marriage Broker Act. This act will help "mail-order brides" have some legal recourse when in the United States, especially if they are the victims of domestic violence. The post below at the weblog Cool Beans is an overview of the act and at some of the gaps it may not cover.
via Cool Beans - The International Broker Act and U Visas
Posted by Russell at January 4, 2006 12:00 PM