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#fgm trial series

# fgm-trial-series - 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-trial-series - 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-trial-series - 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
# Dublin
# 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.

# fgm-trial-series - Friday 20 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 20th 2019, 1:21 PM 9,865 Views 0 Comments

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

# fgm-trial-series - Saturday 7 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 7th 2019, 12:05 AM 76,480 Views 0 Comments

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

# fgm-trial-series - Friday 29 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 29th 2019, 6:15 AM 12,649 Views 0 Comments

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

# fgm-trial-series - Thursday 28 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 28th 2019, 2:53 PM 53,575 Views 0 Comments

Judge Elma Sheahan has remanded the couple in custody.

# fgm-trial-series - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

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

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

Updated Nov 27th 2019, 4:44 PM 15,692 Views 0 Comments

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

# fgm-trial-series - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

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

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

Updated Nov 26th 2019, 5:09 PM 24,312 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-trial-series - Monday 25 November, 2019

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

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 30,625 Views 0 Comments

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

# fgm-trial-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 15,172 Views 0 Comments

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

# fgm-trial-series - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

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

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

Updated Nov 20th 2019, 4:50 PM 39,242 Views 0 Comments

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

# fgm-trial-series - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

'It's a serious form of child abuse': Thousands of girls in Ireland at risk of female genital mutilation
# FGM
# 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 25,486 Views 0 Comments

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