#underage marriage

  • Article: Missouri Just Passed a Law Limiting Child Marriages Throughout the State
    Girls & Women

    Missouri Just Passed a Law Limiting Child Marriages Throughout the State

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 29, 2018

    Anyone under the age of 16 is now prevented from being wed. Read more

  • Article: El Salvador Scraps Controversial Law That Allows Men to Marry Underage Girls They Have Impregnated
    Girls & Women

    El Salvador Scraps Controversial Law That Allows Men to Marry Underage Girls They Have Impregnated

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The law lets rapists escape justice, say campaigners. Read more

  • Article: How This Father Is Fighting Child Marriage for His Daughter, and His Village
    Girls & Women

    How This Father Is Fighting Child Marriage for His Daughter, and His Village

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 16, 2016

    Lumbaram was instantly filled with guilt as his daughter, 15, married a much-older man. Read more