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Forced Marriage 'Will Apply In Civil And Criminal Law'

New criminal legislation could be ready in 2013, Home Office says.

Forced Marriage 'Will Apply In Civil And Criminal Law'

Date - 11th June 2012
By - Nic Brunetti - Police Oracle
New legislation will be introduced to make forced marriage a criminal offence although existing civil law can still be pursued by complainants if they choose, the Home Office has said. The new law, which was announced by Home Secretary Theresa May,...
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