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No to Child Brides


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Rose
- 349 days ago - gopetition.com
Northern Nigeria has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world: nearly half of all girls here are married by the age of 15. The consequences have been devastating. Nigeria has the highest maternal mortality rate in Africa and one of



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Rose NoFWDSPLZ (273)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 7:02 pm
You are signer #26
 

AniMae Chi (388)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 7:40 pm
Congratulations. You have successfully signed the petition:
No to Child Brides
You are signer # 27
 

LMj Sunshine (120)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 8:10 pm
TY!!!
 

Sue H. (7)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 8:40 pm
Noted and signed, #28. Thanks.
 

Iona Kentwell (134)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 9:52 pm
Thank you Rose
 

Angel W. (246)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 2:13 am
Noted, signed and shared
 

zora b. (86)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 3:18 am
Noted, signed. Thank you.
 

Just Carole (341)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 5:21 am

#37!

 

Yvonne F. (164)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 7:30 am
#41! A shame that not more have signed!!! But I guess there are still time for it! Thanks Rose
 

Kit B. (277)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 7:46 am

Congratulations. You have successfully signed the petition: No to Child Brides
You are signer #42 [?]
 

Mike S. (85)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 7:51 am
You are signer #44 ...Thank you Rose.
 

Natasha Salgado (506)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 8:08 am
Done-thx Rose
 

Jeaneen A. (106)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 11:04 am
Signed.
 

pam w. (191)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 11:15 am
I signed but without ANY hope of even the slightest success.
 

Hartson Doak (32)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 11:24 am
I was at a wedding of some friends. They were both 15. They are Baha'is and had to get permission from their parents. 40 years later they are still marries to their first loves.
 

Vicky P. (461)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 11:41 am
noted, signed
 

Winn Adams (189)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 12:18 pm
Signed
 

Henrik Thorsen (28)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 12:19 pm
Signed.
 

Angela Marshall (14)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 1:37 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Apolonia Pl (403)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 1:57 pm
N&Signed #73...
 

Joy Mcronald (127)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 2:34 pm
noted
 

Robert Tomlinson (64)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 2:35 pm
Signed and noted!
 

Colleen L. (2)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 2:40 pm
Petition signed. Thanks Rose
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 3:30 pm
Signer #85. Noted. Thank you, Rose.
 

Joe R. (187)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 6:25 pm
Thanks Rose. Signed and noted.
 

Birgit W. (140)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 6:29 pm
Signed for sure.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 6:35 pm
Signed Cheers
 

. (0)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 6:37 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks for sharing, Rose. This is a disgusting practice that deprives girls of their childhoods.
 

Sheila D. (24)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 7:33 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks, Rose. (#112)
 

Ali murphy (1)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 8:25 pm
Signed and shared
 

Tom Sullivan (99)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 8:39 pm
s & n
 

GGmaSheila D. (129)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 9:44 pm
Signed, noted and commented. Thank you.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 11:16 pm
Congratulations. You have successfully signed the petition:
No to Child Brides
You are signer #127
 

Lona Goudswaard (67)
Monday July 29, 2013, 2:16 am
S&N
 

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (48)
Monday July 29, 2013, 5:22 am
You are signer #138
 

Phyllis Baxter (40)
Monday July 29, 2013, 6:08 am
Legalized paedophilia
 

Marija Mohoric (50)
Monday July 29, 2013, 6:36 am
thank you
 

Gloria picchetti (287)
Monday July 29, 2013, 6:55 am
Signed.
 

Winn Adams (189)
Monday July 29, 2013, 7:26 am
Signed!!!
 

Anna Undebeck (202)
Monday July 29, 2013, 8:09 am
Hate this so much, it is so disturbing! Thanks Rose. Signed #147 and shared around!
 

FranNOMAILPLS Darcy (211)
Monday July 29, 2013, 8:21 am
#149 .... shameful practice.
 

monka blanke (74)
Monday July 29, 2013, 10:37 am
signed & noted.
 

James Maynard (64)
Monday July 29, 2013, 12:40 pm
Signed and noted
 

Vivien Green (150)
Saturday August 3, 2013, 8:17 am
Signed thank you Rose.
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Melania Padilla (173)
Saturday August 3, 2013, 3:49 pm
done of course
 

Judith C. (107)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 6:31 pm
Signer #237
 
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