U.S.: Congress Considers Regulations For ‘Mail-Order’ Brides

U.S.: Congress Considers Regulations For ‘Mail-Order’ Brides

The U.S. Congress arrives to take into account a bill to tighten up laws on worldwide matchmaking agencies to provide added protections to international ladies who started to the usa using the goal of marrying men that are american. Huge number of alleged mail-order brides visit the usa every year, quite a few from Russia, Ukraine, or any other previous Soviet states. Not all get the utopia they’ve been searching for. But will government legislation enhance things?

Prague, 19 September 2003 (RFE/RL) — Anastasia Soloveva ended up being 18 years old whenever she left her indigenous Kyrgyzstan for the united states of america to marry a person twice her age whom promised her love and security that is financial.

Couple of years later on, Anastasia’s short life finished in a superficial grave in the U.S. state of Washington. Her spouse, 39-year-old Indle King Jr., and another male accomplice were convicted of strangling her to death and dumping her human body in a regional woodland.

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