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US approved thousands of requests to bring child brides into country over the last decade

US approved thousands of requests to bring child brides into country over the last decadeIn one of those cases, a 49-year-old man applied to admit a 15-year-old child bride into the US. The are no set minimum age requirements under the Immigration and Nationality Act. The data obtained by the Associated Press, however, prompts scrutiny on whether the immigration system is enabling forced marriages, and how American laws are exacerbating the problem despite its attempts to curb child and forced marriages.



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Requests to bring in child brides OK'd; legal under US laws

Requests to bring in child brides OK'd; legal under US lawsWASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to live in the United States were approved over the past decade, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press. In one case, a 49-year-old man applied for admission for a 15-year-old girl.



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2 Brides Celebrate Their Marriage By Setting Wedding Dresses On Fire

2 Brides Celebrate Their Marriage By Setting Wedding Dresses On FireThis is one wedding ceremony that got very heated.



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Girls Found Safe After Dad Kidnaps Them, Promises Them as Brides to Cult Leader: Cops

Girls Found Safe After Dad Kidnaps Them, Promises Them as Brides to Cult Leader: CopsOne of the missing Utah girls was locked inside a trailer and the other was hiding in a water barrel, according to the Iron County Sheriff's Office. 



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