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I’d guess there are probably a greater number of non-Jewish boys needing circumcisions than Jewish ones, based on population. Hopefully, with the bill signed by the Governor Brown this week [prohibiting cities and counties from banning male circumcision], a message will be sent to both Jews and non-Jews that there is nothing wrong with having their boys circumcised, if they choose to do so.

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