BBC 2014.03.21 12:38
The first UK prosecutions over female genital mutilation have been
announced by the Crown Prosecution Service.
Dr Dhanoun Dharmasena will be prosecuted for an alleged offence while
working at the Whittington Hospital in London in November 2012.
Hasan Mohamed will face a charge of intentionally encouraging an offence of
female genital mutilation.
Dr Dharmasena and Mr Mohamed will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court
on 15 April.
OFFENCE, MUTILATION, MAGISTRATE, PROSECUTION, BIRTH, WESTMINSTER, United Kingdom