Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi prohibiting the marriage of minors:

Fatwa, posted 4.22.2010, from Iran, in:
Religious Authority: 
Makarem Shirazi
Fatwa Question or Essay Title: 
Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi prohibiting the marriage of minors:

In our view, marriage of minors is prohibited and must not be encouraged or allowed by their guardians, as this is not in their best interest.

ما معتقديم در عصر و زمان ما تزويج صغير و صغيره به وسيله اوليا مطلقاً اشكال دارد; زيرا مطابق غبطه و مصلحت آنها نيست