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New laws to take a stand against Forced Marriage

by Peter Magee on June 12, 2012

Peter Magee

Further to my previous blog “Forced Marriages, Yes It Happens Here” on 2 April 2012, in an article in the Sydney Morning Herald on 30 May 2012 Richard Willingham reports that the Attorney General, Nicola Roxon has introduced laws that criminalise forced marriage in addition to forced labour and organ trafficking.

The article states that people found guilty of forced … Read more