A Woman Invited Her Family to Her Wedding in Mexico. They Kidnapped Her to Arrange a Forced Marriage to Another Man for $500,000 Instead.
I an not anti-marriage nor am I anti-Nuclear Family but I am a conservative who is staunchly opposed to conservative propaganda about marriage, parenthood, and the nuclear family: none of those things makes people better or cures a society of its ills.
Parenthood and marriage and being in a nuclear family didn’t cause any of the people in this news story to behave lawfully or ethically:
(Link): A woman invited her family to her wedding in Mexico. They kidnapped her to arrange a forced marriage to another man for $500,000 instead.
by Katherine Tangalakis-Lippert
Feb 25, 2023
- DOJ said a woman invited her family to her wedding, but they disapproved and kidnapped her instead.
- A court filing says she was tricked into going to Yemen, assaulted, and threatened by her father.
- Her father and brothers attempted to arrange a forced marriage for her in exchange for $500,000.
“You are no longer in the West, you are in the Middle East, women like you are killed,” Khaled Abughanem said to his daughter, according to the Justice Department.
…The American woman — who sought to celebrate her wedding in Mexico — invited her family to the ceremony in Guadalajara last September. Instead, her disapproving father, mother, and brothers conspired to kidnap her in an attempt to force her to marry someone else in Yemen, the Department of Justice alleged in an ongoing case against her father, Khaled, and brother, Waleed.
… Upon her return to the States, she was locked in her family’s home, put under constant supervision, and unable to even use the restroom with privacy.
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