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New California Law Brings End to Proposed Circumcision Ban

New bill signed by California Governor Jerry Brown prevents local governments from banning male circumcision.Elad Benari, 10/3/2011, 6:12 AM

Chabad-Lubavitch Emissary Reaches 4,500 Circumcisions

Chabad-Lubavitch emissary Rabbi Yaacov Gaissinovitch last week presided over the 4,500th circumcision he has carried out in the Ukraine.Hana Levi Julian, 8/17/2011, 3:26 PM

San Francisco Weighs In On Circumcision Ban

The city argues that if a judge exempts doctors from the circumcision ban as state law posits, the whole measure would be unconstitutional.Gabe Kahn., 7/7/2011, 10:40 PM

Jews Join Muslims in Lawsuit Against Circumcision Ban

Jews and Muslims are teaming up in San Francisco to file a lawsuit against a potential ban on circumcision.Chana Ya'ar, 6/23/2011, 8:48 PM

Circumcision Ban Fight Turns Ugly with Anti-Semitic Comics

Long-nosed Jewish mohel stars in anti-circumcision promoter's comics as U.S. lawmakers attempt to stop the ban through legislation.Elad Benari, 6/16/2011, 9:07 AM

The Secret Circumcision in Turkey

Fighting fears of his Judaism being discovered by neighbors, a father in Antakya, Turkey allowed a secret circumcision of his baby boy on ChanukahTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/14/2010, 4:31 PM

Circumcision: Once Banned for Jews, Now Proposed for Gentiles

Non-Jewish rulers over the centuries have tried to stop Jews from religious circumcision. Now they are encouraging the procedure for themselves.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/25/2009, 6:08 PM

Israeli, African MDs Circumcise to Combat AIDs

A group of Senegalese doctors spent a week learning with Israeli physicians the tricks of performing circumcision on adult males.Yehudah Lev Kay, 7/13/2009, 12:04 PM