Child marriage isn’t marriage and ‘nearly 18’ isn’t 18 years old – The Hill

(The Hill) – Why have you abandoned the 17-year-old girls?

I ask this to the many state legislators across the United States who have insisted over the last couple of years — since I helped launch a national movement to end child marriage in America — that marriage at age 17 is somehow not “child marriage.”

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