(WOMENSENEWS)–come july 1st, people in Congress are anticipated to introduce legislation that could offer a woman that is foreign opportunity to glance at a U.S. man’s criminal record before accepting a commercially brokered offer of wedding from him.
Washington State recently passed legislation that is similar.
The push that is legislative using the instance of Nataliya Fox, an alleged mail-order bride whom sued Encounters Overseas, a well-known wedding agency located in Bethesda, Md., that specializes in matching Russian and Ukrainian ladies with U.S. husbands. Fox sued Encounters Global into the U.S. District Court of Maryland for failing continually to give her details about domestic violence as well as for fraudulently informing her that she will be deported if she left her abusive husband, James M. Fox Jr., an Encounters Overseas customer. No trial date happens to be set for the way it is filed in April 2002.
Natasha Spivack, creator and owner of Encounters Global, denied the costs. “that is a significant scam and she occurred to push most of the right buttons,” Spivack stated of Nataliya Fox, “at her, she appears extremely truthful, as with any con-artists do. in the event that you look” Spivack, whom emigrated to your U.S. from Moscow, claims that Nataliya Fox produced proof of punishment and lied on the immigration applications. Spivack began Encounters Overseas in 1993 making use of a fax device and regular mail solutions before moving to Web-based solutions because the online became acquireable.
” In July 2000, James Fox attacked me personally,” Nataliya Fox published in her own declaration towards the court in June 2002. “The beating lasted roughly couple of hours.” James Fox had been arrested for Nataliya’s attempted murder in 2000 july. Continue reading “The proposed legislation would mandate disclosure of past orders that are restraining the guy and would need immigration solutions to share with the girl about domestic physical violence protections accessible to her.”