March 20th, 2008 · SOURCE
A Neuroscience Tabloid of Dysfunctional Behavior – Mostly Psychopaths, Narcissists, Obesity and Addiction
"If someone mutilates your genitals, would you be afraid of future persecution from them? You shouldn’t be, according to the U.S. government, as detailed in recent Congressional Research Service report:"
Retrieved by Pat Darnell
Here is a tidbit of that site's concerns....
Asylum Law and Female Genital Mutilation: Recent Developments
Yule Kim, Legislative Attorney
American Law Division
Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a term encompassing a wide range of procedures that involve the removal or alteration of a woman’s genitalia. ...
The federal courts that have addressed this issue currently treat a past infliction of FGM as a basis for a well-founded fear of persecution. The BIA, on the other hand, has rejected this position, arguing that FGM is a one-time procedure, and that once inflicted, an applicant will not be persecuted with FGM again, and thus cannot act as a basis for an asylum application. [Read it all HERE and HERE]"
This is way too much even for us Stumble Bums ...! Double YIKES! !! A question of Asylum ... ?
*(See: also HERE How Does the Islamic Religion Threaten the Rights of Women in Iran? (ashbash91. 02.24.2009) "Who knows, maybe they will be another Alice Paul fighting for the right to be a human being, yelling in the streets of Iran 'Resistance to tyranny, is Obedience to God.'”