Sect says ritual is being mischaracterized. Advocates against female genital mutilation say they're being shunned.
The Latest on the Michigan Legislature's consideration of anti-genital mutilation bills (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Doctors and parents involved in female genital mutilation could go to prison for up … Click to Continue »
Doctors and parents involved in female genital mutilation could go to prison for up to 15 years under bills poised for final approval from lawmakers in Michigan, where the first … Click to Continue »
Elizabeth Ralyea remembers people holding her arms and legs while she screamed and kicked at the woman who approached with a razor blade. She thinks she was about 6, or maybe 8, and she was living with her family in the West African country of Burkina Faso. The elder woman began to cut between...
Shaker Elsayed, the head imam of Dar al-Hijrah Islamic Center in Virginia, said removing a young girl’s labia and clitoris is “the honorable thing to do” if it is “needed.” (Which it never is.)
This is why Shariah law should not be allowed in the United States – EVER. Dr. Jumana Nagarwala in Detroit, Michigan is now being accused of conducting over a hundred
His resignation highlights divisions among Muslim leaders in the U.S.
According to one of the federal prosecutors handling the case, three doctors involved in Michigan’s female genital mutilation (FGM) ring may have performed the procedure on as many as one hundred young girls in the Detroit area in the past twelve years. Show More Summary
Johari Abdul-Malik's resignation from the Northern Virginia mosque highlights divisions among Muslim leaders in the U.S.
Victims of female genital mutilation could get new help under legislation passed in the Michigan House. Legislation approved Thursday would extend the statutes of limitations for victims 10 years after … Click to Continue »
The case in Detroit is believed to be the first time people have been charged in the U.S. under a federal law prohibiting female genital mutilation
PATRICK POOLE: Washington Post Reporter Defends Mosque Where Imam Promoted Female Genital Mutilation.
Wednesday, a federal prosecutor announced in court that the government estimates as many as 100 girls were subject to genital... The post BOMBSHELL: Government Estimates Up to 100 Victims of Female Genital Mutilation in Michigan appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
In a now-removed YouTube video, an imam in Virginia allegedly uploaded a video where he explains the benefits of female genital mutilation (FGM), a gruesome process that can include anything
A judge says a Detroit-area doctor and his wife can be released from jail while they face charges of assisting in female genital mutilation. Dr. Fakhruddin Attar and Farida Attar … Click to Continue »
He has since apologized and the mosque has condemned his statement.
A Virginia mosque outside Washington is condemning its leading imam’s seeming endorsement of female genital mutilation.
The imam's remarks come on the heels of the country’s first federal court case on the widely condemned practice.
The American Civil Liberties Union is adamantly opposing a Maine bill that would criminalize female genital mutilation. Republican Representative, Heather Sirocki... The post ACLU Opposes Bill in Maine That Would Criminalize Female Genital Mutilation appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.