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APNewsBreak: US approved thousands of child bride requests

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ProPublica: According to gov’t data obtained by @APNews thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to the U.S. were approved over the past decade. Raising questions about whether the immigration system may be enabling forced marriage:

APNewsBreak: US approved thousands of child bride requests

WASHINGTON (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. The ap…

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