female genital mutilation

US Drops Appeal Dismissing Female Genital Mutilation Charges
  • 12 April 2019
Genital mutilation, also known as female circumcision or cutting, has been condemned by the United...
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10-Year-Old Somali Girl Dies after Female Genital Mutilation
  • 20 July 2018
A 10-year-old girl has bled to death after undergoing female genital mutilation in Somalia.
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Maine State Capitol Building, Augusta.
Did Maine House Democrats Vote to Allow Female Genital Mutilation? Legislators in Maine did not pass a bill or any legislation permitting female genital mutilation,...
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Did Chelsea Clinton Say Female Genital Mutilation Has ‘Health Benefits’?
  • 18 July 2017
An April 2017 tweet in which Chelsea Clinton supposedly defended the cultural practice of "genital...
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Detroit Physician Charged on Allegations of Female Genital Mutilation
  • 13 April 2017
Detroit physician Jumana Nagarwala has been charged on counts related to alleged female genital mutilation...
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