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US: Massachusetts Should End Child Marriage

Bill Would Prohibit Anyone Under 18 From Marrying

Wednesday 27 March 2019


(Boston, March 27, 2019) – Massachusetts lawmakers and Governor Charlie Baker should back a proposed law to end child marriage in Massachusetts, Human Rights Watch said in a letter to the governor that was released this week. Human Rights Watch also released a video in which middle school children in Massachusetts describe their feelings about the subject.

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