Press Releases

New ARC Article Finds Fault With Pediatric Organization's Support for Circumcision, Provoking its Formal Response » 3/16/2013
We issued a press release on March 16 announcing a new article appearing on March 18 by Steven and Robert Van Howe that criticizes the...
ARC Issues Press Release Re Colorado Medicaid » 1/31/2012
We issued a press release on January 31, 2012, to be sent out to thousands of media outlets through prweb.com, regarding efforts in...
CDC’s New Circumcision Policy Flouts Medical Fact and Is Illegal » 10/20/2009
National Coalition for Men and Attorneys for the Rights of the Child 2961 Ashby Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705 Fax/Phone 510-595-5550 arc@...
Lawsuits ahead!; sensitivity proven lost by circumcised men » 3/19/2007
19 March 2007 Astudy published today in the British Journal of Urology International proves that when men are circumcised, they lose...
$25 Million Circumcision Case Begins » 7/31/2003
Civil Rights Circumcision Case From: J. Steven Svoboda Date: 31 Jul 2003 Time: 14:16:44 Comments National Organization of...
Wrongful circumcision case filed » 7/11/2003
From: J. Steven Svoboda Date: 11 Jul 2003 Time: 18:15:51 Comments For Immediate Release: 7/10/2003 Wrongful circumcision case filed...
Issued in Response to USAID » 5/1/2003
Response to USAID From: J. Steven Svoboda Date: 01 May 2003 Time: 22:53:41 Comments Following is the text of ARC's recent press...
NOCIRC-ARC Press Release Re Stowell Case » 4/29/2003
NOCIRC-ARC Press Release Re Stowell Case From: J. Steven Svoboda Date: 29 Apr 2003 Time: 17:28:29 Comments National Organization of...
United Nations Criticized for Sex Discrimination Against Males » 8/15/2002
PRNet (then called FaxNet) graciously distributed ARC's press release on August 15, 2001 entitled "United Nations Criticized for...
Flatt v. Kantak » 8/1/2002
Flatt v. Kantak From: J. Steven Svoboda Date: 01 Aug 2002 Time: 20:05:30 Comments Here is the text of the press release we issued,...
Circumcision Case to Proceed to Trial » 7/29/2002
PRNet graciously distributed ARC's press release on July 29, 2002 entitled "Circumcision Case to Proceed to Trial." This...
Boy Wins $1.4 Million for Circumcision as Procedure Becomes Increasingly Risky for Physicians to Perform » 6/10/2002
PRNet (then called FaxNet) again gave a helping hand with ARC's press release on June 10, 2001 entitled "Boy Wins $1.4 Million for...
UN Presentation » 8/15/2001
Attorneys for the Rights of the Child 2961 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 Fax/phone 510-595-5550 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 15, 2001...
Swedish Law » 8/6/2001
Attorneys for the Rights of the Child 2961 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 Fax/phone 510-595-5550 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 6, 2001...
Circumcision: Doctors Fail to Obtain Valid Consent » 4/29/2001
April 29, 2001 Attorneys for the Rights of the Child 2961 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 Phone 510-595-5550 CONTACT: J. Steven Svoboda...
Man Sues for Being Circumcised as an Infant » 12/20/2000
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Circumcision: Doctors Liable for Criminal Assault » 4/9/2000
  Attorneys for the Rights of the Child 2961 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 Phone 510-595-5550   CONTACT: J. Steven Svoboda 510...
Press Release Regarding Shane Peterson's Victory in Australian Circumcision Case » 1/1/2000
VICTIM WARNS ON CIRCUMCISION A Perth man who has received $360,000 in damages from a West Australian doctor who performed his botched...
Circumcision: Doctors are Betraying Children » 3/1/1999
Attorneys for the Rights of the Child 2961 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 510-848-4437 CONTACT: J. Steven Svoboda 510-848-4437