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Danish lawmakers set to deliberate circumcision ban
The petition, citing U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child, calls for a six-year prison sentence for those carrying out circumcisions on boys under the age of 18 unless there is a medical reason, reported AFP.
Jewish groups praise Iceland committee’s proposal against banning circumcision
Carin M. Smilk
If passed, it would have represented the first official ban on brit milahs in Europe.
Scandinavian Jewish leaders pan Iceland’s plans to ban circumcision
Scandinavian Jewish leaders have slammed proposed legislation in Iceland that would ban ritual circumcision of boys in the country.