From: Elka Enola
The threat of Shari'a law in Canada, beginning with
Ontario, is great.
What is being proposed is vastly different from what is being
practiced by Jewish tribunals.
Jewish tribunals use the definitions of Canadian law. The Moslems
call the tribunals "courts" and insist that Shari'a law supersedes all
secular laws and that Shari'a law will prevail. What Shari'a accepts as
a definition of marriage, Canadian law call statutory rape. Shari'a law
almost always automatically gives custody to the father. Males get twice
the inheritance of females. Husbands have the authority to beat their
How about a Straight Goods issue devoted to this problem with links
to the appropriate government bodies for letters of concern?