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Olivia Bridge
young bride, marriage featured
16
Aug

British girls forced into marriage are victims of immigration incompetence

Child brides and forced marriages are a worldwide problem and are not bound to any one nationality or religion. Under British law, the practice has been prohibited since 2014 and is punishable by up to seven years in prison. Forced Marriage Protection Orders are also issued to aid victims which, if breached, can result in...
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BAME domestic violence and abuse featured
05
Jul

Domestic abuse: BAME women and migrants in the UK fall through the cracks

The cries of domestic abuse victims have been hushed by the revelry of England’s success in the World Cup so far. Yet should they lose, local authorities have issued warnings for a rise in domestic violent incidents. Lancaster University found that incidents rose 38 per cent when England lost a match in the 2014 World...
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