Here’s the latest on Jumana Nagarwala, the Detroit-area doctor arrested and charged with performing genital mutilations on two young girls between the ages of 6 and 8. According to Nagarwala, it was mutilation — it was “religious removal”:
— FOX 2 Detroit (@FOX2News) April 17, 2017
From Fox 2 Detroit:
The defense argued, claiming no female genital mutilation took place, instead, a religious removal of a mucus membrane from the genitals which was wrapped up and given to the parents to bury — a practice they say is performed by a small sect of Indian-based Islam called Dawoodi Bohra.
The judge didn’t buy it, however and is keeping her in custody as a flight risk:
— Canoe (@Canoe) April 18, 2017
Nagarwala faces life in prison if convicted:
— #StopGalamseyNow (@Citi973) April 15, 2017
HORRIFIC: Michigan doctor charged with performing female genital mutilation on young girls https://t.co/3awdfRDVkB
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) April 13, 2017
President of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy calls for investigation of families of Michigan FGM victims https://t.co/2KSvfqOk7w
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) April 15, 2017
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