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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  • Court backs Swiss that Muslim girls must attend swim class
    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
  • 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
  • Court backs Swiss that Muslim girls must attend swim class
    The European Court of Human Rights upheld a decision of a Swiss court backing fines on Muslim parents who refused to allow their daughters to take part in mixed swimming lessons on the basis of their religion. Switzerland previous year rejected citizenship ...
    01/9/2017 - 11:00 am | View Link
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