Originally Posted by 'trane
illegal, no, although it's a close call for me since it is the parents deciding on behalf of someone incapable of making a decision.
but i think it's barbaric and ridiculous, and totally unneccessary in a country with abundant running water and good hygeine.
You think it is barbaric, yet it should not be illegal? As Ligeia pointed out, the boy could make the decision at 18, couldn't he?