Dating violence wiki
The majority of these suicides are done through hanging, poisoning or self-immolation.
When a dowry death is done by setting the woman on fire, it is called bride burning.
Courts have also disagreed on whether consent, once given, can later be withdrawn.
Many societies rank the seriousness of a rape based on the relationship between the perpetrator and the victim.
Similarly, statistics on the mother's marital status are determined by whether she is married at the end of the pregnancy, not at the time of conception.
It is based on the true story of Jamie Fuller, a 16-year-old high school student who murdered his 14-year-old girlfriend, Amy Carnevale, on August 23, 1991, in Beverly, Massachusetts.
Risks of low birth weight, premature labor, anemia, and pre-eclampsia are connected to the biological age, being observed in teen births even after controlling for other risk factors (such as accessing prenatal care etc.).
In developed countries, teenage pregnancies are associated with social issues, including lower educational levels, poverty, and other negative life outcomes in children of teenage mothers.
In eastern India, on January 30, 2014, for example, a women and her one-year-old child were burned alive for dowry.
The most prominent areas where honour killings occur in India are northern regions.