On 26 April 2010, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued a “Policy Statement – Ritual Genital Cutting of Female Minors” that in effect promotes changes in US federal and state laws to “enable pediatricians to reach out to families by offering a ritual nick” such as “pricking or incising the clitoral skin to satisfy cultural requirements. Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image! really? a new and improved reach out program? whats next? have the cops return 13 year old runaway brides to marital bliss? /snicker leaving the bombast aside for the moment, who here agrees with the inference made by equalitynow....."in effect promotes changes in US federal and state laws":..??