FGM/C Shifting Sands


FGM: charges and prosecutions

FGM: charges and prosecutions 2018-2022

Published 17 October 2023

FOI request to CPS October 2023: ‘I am writing to make an information request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

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Re-infibulation and Piercing cases

FGM Recording and Reporting: Re-infibulation and Piercing cases 

Published 11 March 2021

The legal position relating to re-infibulation and genital piercing was published 8th July 2019.

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Role Police Courts FGM Trials

Review of UK FGM investigations and trials

Published 9 April 2018

The role of the criminal justice system in prosecuting allegations of FGM:

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How effective are FGM laws?

Published 24 November 2016

Little light was shed but a number of myths

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Mandatory submission of FGM data is a mess

FGM reporting provisions are woefully misconceived

Published 5 October 2015

Mandatory submission of patient information about FGM:

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