Seeking Shelter: Domestic Violence in Pakistan: AAAAAAPakistan_Newer058

Two residents meet with their lawyers inside the shelter. The women may only leave the shelter for good once their court order comes through. Because lawyers are costly and can only be arranged by relatives or the government, many women have no choice but to stay in the shelter for months or even years.

Two residents meet with their lawyers inside the shelter. The women may only leave the shelter for good once their court order comes through. Because lawyers are costly and can only be arranged by relatives or the government, many women have no choice but to stay in the shelter for months or even years.