Man who allegedly wed 12-year-old in jail
A Sydney man who allegedly married a 12-year-old girl in an Islamic ceremony has been taken into custody.
A Lebanese man living in Australia on a student visa will spend his first night in jail after allegedly "marrying" a child bride in a religious ceremony.
Ahmad Cham ma, 26, allegedly met a 12-year-old girl in the Hunter region in 2013 and became involved in an ongoing sexual relationship with her.
The pair then allegedly moved to a house in Sydney's southwest, where they continued the relationship.
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