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Debate over ‘child marriage’ returns to General Assembly (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — Advocates returned to the State House on Thursday to renew their push to change a law allowing individuals as young as 15 to be married in Maryland, but civil and women's rights groups echoed objections from the 2017 session that a flat-out ban is too restricting. Del. Vanessa Atterbeary, D-Howard, put forth the same ...

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