Religious groups slam German circumcision ruling

Religious groups slam German circumcision ruling

Cologne : Germany | Jun 28, 2012 at 12:00 AM PDT
Source: SF Gate
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Islamic organizations joined Jewish voices Wednesday to condemn a German court ruling that the religious circumcision of boys amounts to bodily injury, punishable by law. Cologne's district court said in a judgment published Tuesday that religious circumcision should be considered "illegal... FULL ARTICLE AT SF Gate
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