forced marriage

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Forced marriage victims left in debt as government makes them pay for their rescue, investigation finds

Forced marriage victims left in debt as government makes them pay for their rescue, investigation finds

Forced marriage victims left in debt as government makes them pay for rescue

An investigation by the Times has found that victims of forced marriage are being made to pay for their own repatriation, or take out repayable loans through the Foreign Office

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Parents found guilty of trying to force daughter to marry cousin

Parents found guilty of trying to force daughter to marry cousin

The 19-year-old victim was lured to Bangladesh in a bid to wed her first cousin.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Mother receives jail sentence for forcing daughter to marry older relative

Mother receives jail sentence for forcing daughter to marry older relative

Mother receives jail sentence for forcing daughter to marry older relative

In the first successful prosecution of its kind, a mother was sentenced to four-and-a-half years in jail for forcing her teenage daughter to marry a relative 16 years her senior

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Father denies daughters claim of kidnapping and forced marriage to older cousin

Nadia Tabbaa: Father of woman who claims he forcibly sent her to Syria aged 13 takes legal action

Father denies daughters claim of kidnapping and forced marriage to older cousin

A man sues Australian TV channel for airing allegations that he kidnapped his daughter, forced her to marry her older cousin and abused his family.