This blog addresses the issue of the interaction between the state and private international law in the UK with reference to Muslim religious tribunals. How may the state respond to parallel legal orders and/or what pragmatic solutions exist?
Tag: Femmes For Freedom
Last Monday, Sheik Al-Haddad from the London Sharia Council advocated the establishment of a Sharia council in the Netherlands, in order to help Dutch women in Islamic divorce procedures. To follow this advice would be a grave mistake.