Court backs Swiss that Muslim girls must attend swim class

Europe's court of human rights has rejected an appeal by a Turkish-born couple who were fined in Switzerland for keeping their daughters out of mixed-gender, mandatory public-school swimming lessons for reasons linked to their Muslim faith.

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    GENEVA – Europe's court of human rights has rejected an appeal by a Turkish-born couple who were fined in Switzerland for keeping their daughters out of mixed-gender, mandatory public-school swimming lessons for reasons linked to their Muslim faith.
    01/9/2017 - 10:35 pm | View Link
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    Under Basel school system rules, attending swim ... girls were 7 and 9 when their parents first became aware that no exemption was allowed, according to the ruling. Muslim teen competes fully covered in Minnesota beauty pageant The court noted that Swiss ...
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  • Court backs Swiss that Muslim girls must attend swim class
    GENEVA (AP) — A European court has rejected an appeal by a Turkish-born couple who were fined in Switzerland for keeping their daughters out of mixed-gender, mandatory public school swimming lessons for reasons linked to their Muslim faith The European ...
    01/9/2017 - 8:05 pm | View Link
  • Muslim Girls Must Go to Swiss Swim Class, Court Says
    The court noted that Swiss authorities had taken steps to ease the family's concerns, such as by allowing for individual, separate showers and allowing for the wearing of a "burkini," or body-covering swimwear used by some Muslim women. The girls' mother ...
    01/9/2017 - 8:05 pm | View Link
  • Court backs Swiss that Muslim girls must attend swim class
    GENEVA (AP) — A European court has rejected an appeal by a Turkish-born couple who were fined in Switzerland for keeping their daughters out of mixed-gender, mandatory public school swimming lessons for reasons linked to their Muslim faith The European ...
    01/9/2017 - 7:38 pm | View Link
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