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Row Over Muslim Woman’s Pubic Hair Costs Taxpayers £350,000

by | 22nd, October 2013

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TO shave or not to shave? What says the judge who oversaw a case costing £350,000 that hinged on whether a disabled 23-year-old Muslim woman should have shaved pubic hair?

Her parents wanted it shaved before she returned home to live with them. They said it was a Muslim matter. The council, which cares for the woman, said it was unsure if the woman understood what the procedure meant. So. It went to court.

At the last minute, the couple dropped the case. The

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