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June 28, 2012 4:00 am

Jews and Muslims Slam German Ruling Against Circumcision

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CNN – Jews and Muslims are joining forces in outrage over a German court’s decision that could prohibit parents from having their children circumcised for religious reasons. The court deemed the oft-religious procedure an act of “bodily harm” to children, according to German media reports.

The Tuesday ruling says doctors who perform the procedure for religious reasons could be charged with committing bodily injury, sparking a debate that pits parents’ religious freedom against a child’s right to self-determination. The court essentially ruled that circumcision is not in a child’s best interests, according to the German newspaper Der Spiegel.

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  • kevobx

    Ever since Germany gave America the pagan x-mas tree for the price of blood, the holocaust survivors have been well compensated for never being in bondage to any man. Synagogues invaded Germany, and the rest of world because Edomites never had a home to call their place. In 1948 the UN gave away land, from the children of Israel by taken on the identity of others. Heritage is tribal so art / Esau culture called themselves Jewish and hid behind religion. Negros, the tribe of Judah followed Esau in marriage. What is a birthright? A true blessing and who are people that will lie about their own age? Mark them

  • kevobx

    Ever since Germany gave America the pagan x-mas tree for the price of blood, the holocaust survivors have been well compensated for never being in bondage to any man. Synagogues invaded Germany, and the rest of world because Edomites never had a home to call their place. In 1948 the UN gave away land, from the children of Israel by taken on the identity of others. Heritage is tribal so art / Esau culture called themselves Jewish and hid behind religion. Negros, the tribe of Judah followed Esau in marriage. What is a birthright? A true blessing and who are people that will lie about their own age? Mark them

  • Christian Chan

    From Asia It is none of the business of the German government!

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