TITLE

African Woman Sentenced For Female Genital Cutting

PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Jet;03/08/99, Vol. 95 Issue 14, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the sentencing of Hawa Greou, an African woman, in Paris, France for cutting the genitals of 48 girls. Details of the court case; The African tradition of female circumcision; Dangers; Sentencing of Greou; Punishment of the parents of the girls.
ACCESSION #
1594212

 

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