Kyrgyzstan Will No Longer Tolerate Bride-Kidnapping

In Kyrgyzstan, up to 15,000 women a year are victims of bride kidnapping, in which men abduct them and sometimes rape them as a way of forcing them into marriage — once they've spent the night with a man, their families often won't take them back. The practice is illegal, but the law is rarely enforced, and even when… » 11/29/11 1:45pm 11/29/11 1:45pm