(WOMENSENEWS)–come july 1st, users of Congress are anticipated to introduce legislation that could offer a woman that is foreign possiblity to glance at a U.S. man’s criminal background before accepting a commercially brokered offer of wedding from him.
Washington State recently passed legislation that is similar.
The push that is legislative with all the instance of Nataliya Fox, an alleged mail-order bride whom sued Encounters Overseas, a well-known wedding agency situated in Bethesda, Md., that specializes in matching Russian and Ukrainian ladies with U.S. husbands. Fox sued Encounters Overseas within the U.S. District Court of Maryland for failing woefully to give her details about domestic physical violence as well as for fraudulently informing her that she will be deported if she left her abusive husband, James M. Fox Jr., an Encounters Global customer. No trial date happens to be set for the situation filed in April 2002. […]