Forced marriage as a way of solving disputes::Forced marriage


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Forced marriage as a way of solving disputes A forced marriage is also often the result of a dispute between families, where the dispute is 'resolved' by giving a female from one family to the other. Vani is a cultural custom found in parts of Pakistan wherein a young girl is forcibly married as part of the punishment for a crime committed by her male relatives.<ref>Vani: Pain of child marriage in our society Momina Khan, News Pakistan (October 26, 2011)</ref> Vani is a form of forced child marriage,<ref>{{#invoke:Citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=journal }}</ref> and the result of punishment decided by a council of tribal elders named jirga.<ref>Forced child marriage tests Pakistan law Barbara Plett, BBC News (5 December 2005)</ref><ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=book }}</ref>

Forced marriage sections
Intro  Historical context  Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery  Istanbul Convention  Causes of forced marriages  Consequences  Violence  Relation to dowry and bride price  Marriage by abduction  Forced marriage as a way of solving disputes  Widow inheritance  In armed conflict  Forced marriage by partner  Escaping a forced marriage  Sharia law  Shotgun wedding  By country  Statistics  See also  References  External links  

Forced marriage as a way of solving disputes
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