[b]Non-Muslims turning to sharia 'courts' in Britain[/b]Up to five per cent of cases heard by the Muslim Arbitration Tribunal (MAT) involve people who do not follow the Islamic faith, it has been estimated.The body operates court-like arbitration hearings in London, Bradford, Birmingham, Coventry and Manchester, mainly dealing with disputes between business partners and mosques.Those who use the service agree voluntarily to submit to its adjudication but its rulings are considered to be legally binding and can be enforced in county courts under the 1996 Arbitration Act. ...read more: www.telegraph.co.uk
_________________SI Moderator - Greg Gordon
Perhaps they are desperate for just judgment. Not that they will find justice from the Muslim Arbitration Tribunal. However, it would be a way to win the people over to give the appearance of offering what they crave. Kind of like the old 'Bait and Switch' scam.The only justice is from God, not the world.White Stone
this is not good!
The hypocrisy of it all. For years the government has been removing everything associated with God from public schools and government offices to a bible verse on public property. And now they allow this religious law system to be allowed? Somebody is paying somebody off,, big time!
"We must be mad, literally mad, as a nation to be permitting the annual inflow of some 50,000 dependents, who are for the most part the material of the future growth of the immigrant-descended population. It is like watching a nation busily engaged in heaping up its own funeral pyre." Enoch Powell (1912-1998), British Conservative Member of Parliament, in a 1968 speech on the dangers of nonwhite immigration that effectively ended his chances for higher office.