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Friday, February 08, 2008

All your courts is belong to us mohammedans

Remember that Safranek case where he tried to uphold the Church's rights re marriage? (I know, I know, there are other ways of putting it, but this is my post, LW, so bear with me.) How'd that work out? Not so good, as I recall. Well, maybe the problem is that all religions are equal, but some are more equal than others.

It looks like a Texas court accepted Safranek's reasoning in this case. The difference, of course, is that the religion in question is Islam. This case also involved divorce and custody issues.

Look, I haven't read it all yet, and I haven't re-read the McFarlane case. I just want to throw this out to our readership and then get back to work. But I'm interested in comments on the Texas dhimmis' - er, I mean judges' - reasoning.

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