Child Marriage Is Thriving in the US Due to Immigration Loopholes

„Child marriage is thriving in the US due to immigration loopholes facilitated by state laws. A new report released by the Senate shows that over a 10-year period, the United States has been legally facilitating this abusive institution with immigrants to the country.

Recently released data by the Senate Homeland Security Committee and obtained by the AP showed that from 2007 to 2017, 5,556 requests by older men to bring in underage girls were approved by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in conjunction with the State Department.“ (…)

Child Marriage Is Thriving in the US Due to Immigration Loopholes

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