The German legislature (Bundestag) passed a law in March 2021 which will prohibit most cases of intersex genital mutilation [...]
A lawsuit was filed on February 5, 2021 against the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and another defendant (the [...]
On January 5, 2021, then President Trump signed a federal law strengthening the existing law against female genital cutting [...]
A very Merry Christmas and a retrospective Happy Hanukkah to all! The 2020 International Conference on Men’s Issues had no [...]
Attorneys for the Rights of the Child prepared and submitted for filing on December 15, 2020 an amicus curiae [...]
Approximately 10,000 Medicaid circumcisions occur each year in Massachusetts, at a cost to taxpayers of 17.5 million dollars per year.
The motive behind Marc’s murder is not yet determined though the San Bernardino County Sheriff deserves our gratefulness for diligently working to determine the facts...
Renowned ethicist Brian Earp passes along the following sad news that three babies have recently been infected with herpes...
ARC Comments and Issues Press Release on Government Proposal to Continue Circumcision of African Males
Our press release and comment call for the African circumcision program to end once and for all and outline the numerous reasons why it must not continue, whether it be with the ShangRing or any other device.
I am sad to report that Jim Bigelow passed away on December 4th, 2019. Jim and I met several [...]
The American Journal of Bioethics (AJOB) has published a paper written by 91 mostly academic co-authors including Steven, the [...]
Steven Svoboda presented a talk, "Genital Autonomy, the United Nations, and the Law" presented at the International Conference on [...]
The talk on April 27, 2019 in Leeds, England by Steven Svoboda and his friend and colleague Antony Lempert [...]
The Journal of Medical Law and Ethics has published a rebuttal paper written by Peter Adler, Robert S. Van Howe [...]
BMC Medical Ethics has published the attached paper by Bob Van Howe, Morten Frisch, ARC Legal Advisor Peter Adler, and [...]
After years of work by a startup operating under the name of Foregen, a team of [...]
A federal district court judge has found the federal law barring female genital cutting unconstitutional. The basis for the judge's [...]
In September 2018 a four-year-old boy received $31 million from an Atlanta jury for a botched circumcision that amputated [...]
The Danish parliament is evaluating an initiative to legally protect the genital autonomy of Danish boys. ----------------------------------------------------------------------- Danish parliament [...]
In July 2018, an international team submitted to the United Nations a report on circumcision as a human rights [...]