Sham marriage gang sentenced

Five members of a gang who organised sham marriages in Preston have been sentenced.

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Sham marriage gang jailed

A gang has been jailed after a 'sham marriage' web unravelled when one of the brides took her boyfriend on honeymoon, instead of her new husband.

Amanda Nolan was one of five people sentenced today for their involvement in fake weddings at Blackburn Register Office.

The bogus ceremonies were held to help immigrants settle illegally in the UK.

Our Lancashire reporter Amy Welch has the story.

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