Sham marriage scam

A gang has been jailed for a sham marriage scam in South Yorkshire.

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Sham marriage scam ringleader jailed

A father-of-five who ran a massive international sham marriage operation from his suburban family home in Rotherham has been jailed for 6 years.

Talib Hussain, 42, flew Eastern European women to Islamabad for bogus weddings with Pakistani men, who could then apply to live in the UK under European open borders laws.

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