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Female Genital Mutilation: Surely One Of The Scandals Of Our Time

The Independent is reporting today that over 500 cases of Female Genital mutilation were reported in English Hospitals last November.

An average of 15 cases were discovered each day in November, according to data published by the  221 more words


FGM: Little Stitches, a rehearsed reading

Last week I was lucky enough to take part in a rehearsed reading of BAREtruth theatre company’s Little Stiches, which is a series of short plays on the subject of FGM (female genital mutilation). 682 more words


First prosecution of doctor for Female Genital Mutilation offence

A London doctor has gone trial at Southwark Crown Court for the first prosecution linked to alleged female genital mutilation in England and Wales

It’s alleged that 32 year old Dhanuson Dharmasena from Ilford carried out the illegal procedure at the Whittington Hospital on a young mother after she gave birth. 91 more words


Thanks from Maasailand: Progress Update

Huge thanks to everyone that donated in the last week, due to your overwhelming support we have already rescued 3 girls from early marriages and female genital mutilation! 533 more words


Antisemitism vs. "anti-Zionism": is there a difference?

http://www.jpost.com/Arab-Israeli-Conflict/France-envoy-to-JPost-Jewish-crisis-nothing-to-do-with-Israel-and-the-Palestinians-387738. Headline: “France envoy to JPost: Jewish crisis has ‘nothing to do with Israel and the Palestinians’.” Michael Wilner’s column, quoting French Ambassador Araud, dated January 14, 2015 in… 770 more words


FGM - an important authority

The President has given judgment in care proceedings where alleged Female Genital Mutilation was the sole issue

Re B and G  (Children ) 2015

http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWFC/HCJ/2015/3.html… 2,739 more words

Case Law

UK Home Office Consultation On Mandatory Reporting Of FGM - My Response

The UK Home Office has been conducting a Consultation on whether and how to introduce a mandatory reporting requirement for female genital mutilation FGM), as proposed in the… 3,001 more words

Published Papers & Articles