Are they challenging the law?Following that announcement, the Berlin Jewish Hospital stopped circumcision for religious purposes today for fear of legal repercussions. The hospital performed about 300 circumcisions per year previously, about one-fourth of them on muslim boys and one-twelfth on jewish boys for religious reasons.
I'm going back to the US Constitution. You can drive a Mack truck through that article.Article 2 of the Basic Law supercedes that. Everyone has a right to life and physical integrity.
I always knew German philosophy strains at the seams.Article 2 is a direct derival of the Eternal Law (Human Dignity Is Inviolable), whereas Article 4 is only a metaphysical derival.
Kato, is Article 2 an exact translation to English?