FGM/C Shifting Sands

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14 years sentence for being an African woman

Imprisoned for the crime of being an African woman

June 3, 2020 Comments Off on Imprisoned for the crime of being an African woman

The Shifting Sands piece, and Marge Berer’s excellent blog

Worrying questions about expert evidence at FGM trials

Concerns about expertise at FGM trials

December 12, 2019 Comments Off on Concerns about expertise at FGM trials

A number of important questions were raised by this year’s ‘successful’ FGM prosecutions,

Dublin FGM trial

Maybe Ireland’s first FGM case really was a straddle injury

December 9, 2019 Comments Off on Maybe Ireland’s first FGM case really was a straddle injury

The jury at Dublin’s Circuit Criminal Court court found a Dublin couple guilty of being secondary participants to FGM