Efforts intensify to curtail child marriage in USA

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Child marriage wasn’t an issue of note for Virginia state Sen. Jill Vogel until she heard the stories circulating in her district about a man in his early 50s marrying a girl in her mid-teens, warding off a police investigation of his relationship with her.

Now Vogel is lead sponsor of a bill advancing in Virginia’s legislature that would sharply curtail child marriage.

“Our marriage laws in Virginia are not protecting children,” she said.

Read more on this in the source site, after the first three sentences. Click.. here.

Source Credits: David Crary in The Associated Press

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