An Iraqi mother accused of beating her daughter in Phoenix for not going along with an arranged marriage has been sentenced to probation.

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An Iraqi mother accused of beating her daughter in Phoenix for not going along with an arranged marriage has been sentenced to probation.

Maricopa County prosecutors say 51-year-old Yusra Farhan was sentenced Tuesday to two years of supervised probation with domestic violence terms.

She pleaded guilty last month to unlawful imprisonment.

Authorities say the 20-year-old woman was burned on her face and chest with a hot spoon after refusing to participate in an arranged marriage with a 38-year-old man.  The victim was tied to a bed with a rope secured with a padlock until Feb. 8, when she was released to go to school.

Link: http://www.abc15.com/dpp/news/region_phoenix_metro/central_phoenix/yusra-farhan-sentenced-to-probation-for-beating-daughter-over-arranged-marriage

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