Graduation Date

Fall 12-13-2019

Grading Professor

Professor Jarrett Murphy

Subject Concentration

Urban Reporting

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Many undocumented survivors of domestic violence in New York City struggle to gain access to resources they need to survive due to their undocumented status. City officials tell them that help is available at the Family Justice Centers located in all five boroughs. But some undocumented survivors say they don’t get all the help they need. These victims and survivors bring with them the scars of abuse from their exes, to seek help from the city.

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