1. iPhone-6 demanded by a groom as dowry
A Saudi man demanded an iPhone-6 to be given as dowry from the man who proposed to his sister. The marriage cannot proceed until the suitor fulfills the demands of the bride’s brother.
2. A farmer demanded dowry from a man who was caught raping his goat
A man was forced to take a goat as his wife in 2006 after he was caught having sex with the animal. The owner of the goat, Mr. Alifi took him to the council of elders. The council ordered the man to pay a dowry of 15,000 [$50] Sudanese dinars.