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Malaysian Christian lawyer barred from Shariah courts

Discussion in 'Jukwaa la Sheria (The Law Forum)' started by MaxShimba, Jun 7, 2012.

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    MaxShimba JF-Expert Member

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    Malaysia runs two parallel legal systems - civil and Shariah
    A Christian lawyer in Malaysia has failed in her attempt to be allowed to practise in the Muslim Shariah courts.
    Victoria Jayaseele Martin said she wanted to appear for non-Muslim clients fighting in such courts, to provide them with fairer representation.
    An increasing number of cases heard in the Islamic courts involve both Muslims and non-Muslims
    BBC News - Malaysian Christian lawyer barred from Shariah courts
     
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    Hute JF-Expert Member

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    watoto wa kambo siku zote roho zao mbaya haziishi....pole lawyer, Mungu atakusaidia.
     
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