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Immigration Relief for Victims of Human Trafficking and other Crimes by Kate Lloyd: Home

Immigration Help for Victims of Human Trafficking

Human trafficking enslaves persons for the purposes of forced labor or commercial sex. Victims of human trafficking may be entitled to immigration relief. This lib-guide explores two avenues of relief: T visas and U visas.

Table of Contents

Home: Basic overview of immigration relief for victims of human trafficking and other crimes

Secondary Sources: Important treatises and sourcebooks 

Primary Sources: Important cases, statutes, and relevant administrative codes

Forms: Relevant and frequently used forms from USCIS

Steps Towards Citizenship: Explains the steps from rescue to American citizenship and lists pitfalls to avoid

Help for Victims: Additional resources to assist individuals


No Legal Advice Provided & No Attorney-Client Relationship Created

Do not use the information here provided as legal counsel. No material contained herein should be construed as legal advice. This research guide is for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Furthermore, no Attorney-Client Relationship is created by use of this guide. 



National Human Trafficking Resource Center


or text BeFree (233733)

 The National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC) is a national, toll-free hot-line, available to answer calls and texts from anywhere in the country, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.


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