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Growing use of Sharia by UK Muslims

The use of Sharia, or Islamic religious law, is growing in Britain, with thousands of Muslims using it to settle disputes each year, but women’s groups and some others are objecting, BBC reports

An estimated 85 Sharia councils could be operating in Britain, according to a 2009 report by the think tank Civitas.

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