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Ofsted v Al-Hijrah, The Case of Segregated Schools and Sex Discrimination.
(The Denning Law Journal, 2018-12-06)
This case of HM Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills v The Interim Executive Board of Al-Hijrah School was the unfortunate outcome of an Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and ...
Informal Muslim Marriages: Regulations and Contestations
(Oxford University Press, 2018-09-14)
This special issue of the OJLR focuses on informal religious-only marriages occurring within Muslim communities in various jurisdictions with differing traditions of marriage and state regulation. It is widely accepted ...
Unregistered Muslim Marriages in the UK, Examining Normative Influences Shaping Choice of Legal Protection
(Taylor and Francis, 2018-01)
Unregistered marriages are reportedly on the rise within Muslim communities in Europe. Such unions are the outcome of couples concluding a religious ceremony of marriage which does not adhere to the requisite legislative ...
The human right to marry: a refugee’s perspective
(Taylor and Francis, 2018-03-20)
In the European Court of Human Rights cases of Muñoz Díaz v Spain in 2009 (Muñoz Díaz v Spain , Application No. 49151/07) and Serife Yigit v Turkey in 2010 (Serife Yigit , Application No. 3976/05), ...
Contextualizing Muslim Religious-Only Marriages
This special issue focuses on Muslim religious-only marriages, which are marriages not recognized by state authorities but which at least one of the parties involved considers religiously valid. The practice of informal ...
Modern Traditions in Muslim Marriage Practices, Exploring English Narratives
(Oxford University Press, 2018-08-16)
Marriages formed by religious ceremonies which are not legally recognized are often cited as synonymous with unregistered Muslim marriages. The conceived illegitimacy of such unions and the need for legal interventions has ...