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By Julia Marsh. The decision stems from a case brought by Vietnamese citizen Huyen Nguyen, 34, a woman who had appealed a ruling by an immigration judge. An ancestor and a descendant; 2. A brother and sister of either the whole or half blood; 3. An uncle and niece or an aunt and nephew. Marszalkowski determined that as a matter of consanguinity, or blood relations, half-uncles and nieces share the same level of genetic ties as first cousins — or only one-eighth the same DNA. Read Next.
The following summary of marriages prohibited by Jewish religious law details specifically whom one may and may not marry. A widow of a childless husband who is survived by a brother, until after the chalitzah ceremony has been performed. A kohen may not marry a divorced woman, a chalutzah -widow, a convert, a zonah , or a chalalah see Kohen Marriages. His niece. The son of an adulterous or incestuous union mamzer. Her uncle. In Jewish incest law, an aunt-nephew marriage is prohibited, but an uncle-niece marriage is permitted even though the state prohibits it.
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By Rosa Prince , New York. The union between Vu Truong and his bride Huyen Nguyen, who is from Vietnam, was declared illegal by an immigration tribunal when she applied for permission to remain in the United States following their wedding in the town of Rochester, New York. At the time of their wedding, Mr Truong was 24 and his bride In , an immigration judge had ruled that the marriage was bogus and ordered Mrs Truong be deported back to Vietnam. Incest a 'fundamental right', German committee says.