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UGANDA: Women Petition Court to Outlaw FGM


Society & Culture  (tags: fgm, uganda, women, girls, human rights, legal efforte to ban fgm )


- 2987 days ago - irinnews.org
"We are seeking a court declaration that the practice is unconstitutional; it is cruel, inhuman and degrading," said Dora Byamukama, a member of the East Africa Legislative Assembly and one of the campaigners against FGM in Uganda.



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Sunshine R. (375)
Tuesday May 1, 2007, 12:39 pm
can'tr find petition link on the site, tracking will be back check again
 

Bruce Combs (468)
Tuesday May 1, 2007, 3:23 pm
You can betcha men wouldn't put up with something like this for them!
 

Carole Sarcinello (338)
Wednesday May 2, 2007, 1:51 pm
http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/119494672
 

Sunshine R. (375)
Wednesday May 2, 2007, 2:18 pm
Thank you, Sunshine!,You signed this petition at:,2:13 PM PDT, Oct 22, 2006, sig's to date: 34,211, STATUS ONGOING, SPONSORED BY CARE
 

LucyKaleido ScopeEyes (80)
Thursday May 3, 2007, 9:33 am

Bravo, Uganda women ! and Care2 poster and noters, too!
 
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