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male guardianship

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September 17, 2016: UN calls on France to withdraw burkini bans; Indian girls attacked with acid after man sentenced to death in murder; Egyptian activists hail law cracking down on FGM; women in Saudi Arabia protest restrictions on Twitter; first female governor of Arizona dies; California lawmakers pass law in response to Brock Turner's lenient sentence; more teens resorting to sex work to afford food; Tennessee lawmakers vote to expel lawmaker after sexual harassment allegations; constitutional amendment in New Mexico likely overturns law designed to block women from participating in po