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WASHINGTON | Requests to bring in child brides OK’d; legal under US laws

WASHINGTON— Jan 11, 2019—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 approvals are legal: The Immigration … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Requests to bring in child brides OK’d; legal under US laws