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Judge Rules Circumcision Consent Law Is Legal

A Manhattan federal judge refused to block a New York City regulation requiring people who perform circumcisions and use their mouths to draw away blood from the wound on a baby’s penis to first obtain written consent from the parents.

More Guns: National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre speaks on the one-week anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.

Jewish Leaders Slam NRA Plan for More Guns

The powerful gun rights lobby called for more guns in schools on a day that Americans remembered the victims of the Newtown school massacre with a moment of silence.