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# fgm-series - Friday 20 December, 2019

Parents convicted of 'extremely serious offence' of FGM to be sentenced next month
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Parents convicted of 'extremely serious offence' of FGM to be sentenced next month

Dec 20th 2019, 1:21 PM 9,873 Views 0 Comments

Female genital mutilation carries a maximum sentence of up to 14 years in prison.

# fgm-series - Saturday 7 December, 2019

'There was no anaesthetic, nothing': Call for urgent action to protect girls in Ireland from FGM
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# Genital Mutilation

'There was no anaesthetic, nothing': Call for urgent action to protect girls in Ireland from FGM

Dec 7th 2019, 12:05 AM 76,491 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s first conviction for female genital mutilation has highlighted how girls are at risk here.

# fgm-series - Friday 29 November, 2019

Race, religion and prejudice: The issues raised at Ireland’s first FGM trial
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Race, religion and prejudice: The issues raised at Ireland’s first FGM trial

Nov 29th 2019, 6:15 AM 12,659 Views 0 Comments

A married couple were yesterday convicted of allowing female genital mutilation to be carried out on their daughter.

# fgm-series - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Parents found guilty in Ireland's first female genital mutilation trial
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Parents found guilty in Ireland's first female genital mutilation trial

Nov 28th 2019, 2:53 PM 53,591 Views 0 Comments

Judge Elma Sheahan has remanded the couple in custody.

# fgm-series - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Jury in FGM trial told they have to make an 'immensely important decision'
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Jury in FGM trial told they have to make an 'immensely important decision'

Updated Nov 27th 2019, 4:44 PM 15,693 Views 0 Comments

A father and mother deny carrying out female genital mutilation on their daughter at their Dublin home in 2016.

# fgm-series - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

FGM expert tells court it is 'not possible' that toy caused girl's injuries
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FGM expert tells court it is 'not possible' that toy caused girl's injuries

Updated Nov 26th 2019, 5:09 PM 24,315 Views 0 Comments

The girl’s father gave evidence today, both he and his wife deny carrying out FGM on their daughter at their Dublin home in 2016.

# fgm-series - Monday 25 November, 2019

Woman accused of FGM says she is a victim herself and would not do the same to her daughter
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Woman accused of FGM says she is a victim herself and would not do the same to her daughter

Updated Nov 25th 2019, 5:45 PM 30,629 Views 0 Comments

A father and mother deny carrying out female genital mutilation on their daughter at their Dublin home in 2016.

# fgm-series - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Blood found on carpet in home of couple accused of female genital mutilation of daughter, court hears
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# Dublin

Blood found on carpet in home of couple accused of female genital mutilation of daughter, court hears

Nov 21st 2019, 12:40 PM 15,179 Views 0 Comments

A DNA expert told Dublin Circuit Criminal Court the blood matched that of the injured girl.

# fgm-series - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Couple accused of female genital mutilation claim daughter sustained injuries when she fell on toy
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# Dublin

Couple accused of female genital mutilation claim daughter sustained injuries when she fell on toy

Updated Nov 20th 2019, 4:50 PM 39,248 Views 0 Comments

Two doctors told a court that the injuries sustained by the girl are not consistent with falling on an object.

# fgm-series - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

'It's a serious form of child abuse': Thousands of girls in Ireland at risk of female genital mutilation
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# FGM

'It's a serious form of child abuse': Thousands of girls in Ireland at risk of female genital mutilation

Oct 23rd 2019, 6:15 AM 25,500 Views 0 Comments

An estimated 6,000 females in Ireland have already undergone the harmful procedure.