Our Early History: Fauziya Kassindja'S Legal Victory

Published on May 2, 2014

Tahirih Justice Center Founder and Executive Director Layli Miller-Muro introduces you to Fauziya Kassindja, a teenage girl who fled Togo in fear of a forced marriage and female genital mutilation. Her precedent-setting case spurred the launch of the Tahirih Justice Center in 1997.