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#fgm 2020

# fgm-2020 - Saturday 1 February, 2020

'It’s child abuse': FGM lawyer who helped prosecute over 100 people in France welcomes first-ever Irish prosecution
# Female Genital Mutilation
# Female Genital Mutilation

'It’s child abuse': FGM lawyer who helped prosecute over 100 people in France welcomes first-ever Irish prosecution

Feb 1st 2020, 10:00 PM 17,481 Views 0 Comments

In an exclusive interview with TheJournal.ie, Linda Weil-Curiel praises the sentences handed down at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court earlier this week.

# fgm-2020 - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

'It was most unlikely the girl’s injuries happened the way her parents alleged': How gardaí handled Ireland's first FGM trial
# Female Genital Mutilation
# Female Genital Mutilation

'It was most unlikely the girl’s injuries happened the way her parents alleged': How gardaí handled Ireland's first FGM trial

Jan 28th 2020, 12:05 AM 30,817 Views 0 Comments

A married couple were yesterday given prison sentences after being convicted of allowing female genital mutilation to be carried out on their young daughter.

# fgm-2020 - Monday 27 January, 2020

Ireland's first FGM conviction: Father sentenced to 5.5 years, mother sentenced to 4 years and 9 months
# Dublin
# Dublin

Ireland's first FGM conviction: Father sentenced to 5.5 years, mother sentenced to 4 years and 9 months

Updated Jan 27th 2020, 1:15 PM 112,162 Views 0 Comments

Judge Elma Sheahan described the parents’ actions as “the most egregious breaches of trust by those who are presumed to protect their infant child”.

Parents convicted of allowing FGM to be carried out on daughter to be sentenced today
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# Dublin

Parents convicted of allowing FGM to be carried out on daughter to be sentenced today

Jan 27th 2020, 6:00 AM 14,100 Views 0 Comments

The couple were found guilty following a trial last November.