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Eight arrested in Wolverhampton sham-marriage raids

29 October 2013 Last updated at 18:52 GMT

Eight people have been arrested as part of a crackdown on a suspected sham-marriage ring in the West Midlands.

The government believes between 4,000 and 10,000 immigration applications each year are based on a fake marriage or fake civil partnership.

BBC Midlands Today's Peter Wilson reports.