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    • Mish
    • 08.03.12 | 08:10 (IST)

    I cannot believe this is actually still practiced. It's beyond barbaric. It should be criminal and considered child molestation and abuse. These rabbis should be arrested as well as the parents. The kids should be taken away and protected. Btw I am Israeli American who has a 2 month old son. We had our bris performed on the 8th day with all the proper prayers. My son slept the whole time since it was done by a dr in a sterile environment using lidocaine and sugar water to soothe him.

    from the article: Investigation to open into death of two-week-old Brooklyn infant following circumcision
    First published 06:23 07.03.12 | Last updated 06:23 07.03.12
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