Deuteronomy 22:28-29

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28If a man happens to meet a virgin who is not pledged to be married and rapes her and they are discovered,

29he shall pay her father fifty shekels That is, about 1 1/4 pounds or about 575 grams of silver. He must marry the young woman, for he has violated her. He can never divorce her as long as he lives.