12 Year Old Saudi Girl Divorces 80 Year Old Husband

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    Yes, age limits would be nice, eh?


    Saudi girl, 12, divorces 80-year-old husband - Mideast/N. Africa - msnbc.com
     
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    Yes age limits would be nice..

    I find it kinda sickening that a 12 year old is married to a 80 year old.. It's wrong on so many levels..
     
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    Old Muslims marrying children is very Islamic.

    Muhammad was in his 50s when he married Aisha, his 6 year-old little girl bride.
     
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    I love how so many people become overnight Islamic scholars.
     
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    You don't have to be a scholar when dealing with common knowledge.
     
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    What an ungrateful little...!
     
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    She's going to be very upset if he croaks next week.
     
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    Why? I don't think she'd get anything. It would go to the nearest male relative.
     
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    Muhammad was in a monogamous marriage for 25 years to a woman 14 years his senior. Arranged marriages are in many cultures throughout history and today. Plus, girls as young as 13 can get married to any aged man in the US.
     

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