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A French prosecutor on Thursday sought a six-month suspended sentence for a teenager who sported the banned Islamic veil in public and bit a policewoman in July.

Louise-Marie Suisse, 18, turned up for the hearing in a full-body niqab but with her face uncovered, and wearing gloves.

Suisse was stopped by two police officers near a mosque in the centre of Marseille in late July.


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