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German state of Berlin declares circumcision legal

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/german_state_of_berlin_declares_circumcision_legal

The state of Berlin declared circumcision legal. Berlin became the first of Germany's 16 states to declare the practice legal following a Cologne court ruling in June that non-medical circumcisions on children amounted to a criminal offense, according to the German news agency DPA.

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