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Man, 70, Divorces 15-Year Old After Human Rights Backlash

A 70-year old Saudi man who married a 15-year old has swiftly divorced her after Human Rights officials stepped in on the girl’s behalf. The man claimed the girl had been given up by her parents in exchange for $20,000 but then ran away; investigators believe the two had a dispute and she went back to her parents’ home out …

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Man, 70, Marries 15-Year Old After Family Sells Her

A 70-year old man who says a 15-year old girl’s family jilted him has married the teen in Saudi Arabia. The man claims the girl’s parents sold her to him for $20,000 but that she ran back to them after the sale was complete. In order to solve the problem, he simply married her. Now, human rights workers are offering …

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