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Storm of criticism after Dorset MP blocks anti-FGM bill

The veteran Conservative MP Sir Christopher Chope is today facing a storm of criticism for blocking child protection proposals linked to female genital mutilation. He's been condemned by Health Secretary Matt Hancock, Home Secretary Sajid Javid and even his fellow Dorset MP Simon Hoare. He says Sir Christopher is an embarrassment and should quit. But, as Richard Slee reports, it's not the first time the Christchurch MP has been in trouble.