First State claims another 1st: No more child marriages. Period.

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First State claims another 1st: No more child marriages. Period.

Well, it’s official: you can’t marry children in Delaware anymore. The First State once again earned its moniker by becoming the first in the nation to officially sign into law an amendment which closes loopholes which allowed child marriage, like a court approval of a petition for the underage marriage, or parental consent.

Written by ddn1515

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