Court Rules Swiss Muslim Girls Have to Learn to Swim with Boys - SwimSwam

The European Court of Human Rights reached a decision on Tuesday that 2 Swiss Muslim girls have to learn to swim with boys. Current Photo via Mike Lewis/Ola Vista Photography · More News · Will Licon: “We've had a little chip on our shoulder” (Video).

Muslim girls must take part in mixed swimming lessons in Switzerland - Press TV

A European court has ruled that Muslim girls must take part in mixed school swimming classes after rejecting a case by a Turkish-Swiss couple who had requested that their daughters be exempted from such activities. The European Court of Human Rights ...

In Switzerland, Muslim parents can't prevent their daughters from swimming with boys - Washington Post

In 2008, a couple living in Basel, Switzerland, forbid their young daughters from attending school swim class. The Muslim parents didn't want their kids, 7 and 9, in the pool with boys. Officials made some accommodations — the girls could wear ...

Muslim Girls Mandatory to Attend Swimming Classes in Switzerland - NriWorld

A European court has just ruled that Muslim girls in Switzerland must attend the swimming classes and will not receive any type of exemption or exception for that matter due to the controversy that arose regarding the mixed gender swimming classes.

Muslim parents cannot exempt their daughters from mixed swimming classes - Le News

Muslim parents living in Basel, who were opposed to mixed swimming classes at school, took their case to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. © .shock | Dreamstime.com. The case concerned the refusal of the parents to send their daughters, ...

Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys Europe court rules - Daily Nation

A Tunisian woman wearing a "burkini", a full-body swimsuit designed for Muslim women, walks in the water with a child on August 16, 2016. Muslim parents in Switzerland cannot refuse to send their daughters to school-run swimming lessons with boys, ...

Muslim Girls Must Attend Mixed Swim Class, European Court Rules - Huffington Post

A Muslim couple who refused on religious grounds to allow their two young daughters take part in boys-and-girls school swimming lessons in Switzerland did not have the right to do so, the European Court of Human Rights ruled on Tuesday. The ruling by ...

Islamophobic agenda at play in ECHR swimming rule: Activist - Press TV

A ruling by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) that Muslim girls must take part in mixed school swimming classes has raised a lot of controversy. The ECHR accepted that the refusal by Swiss authorities to excuse children from compulsory ...

Muslim girls must swim with boys in Switzerland, European court rules - Times of India

Switzerland has won a European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) case allowing it to force Muslim parents to send their daughters to mixed school swimming lessons. A panel of seven judges found that freedom of religion had been "interfered with" but that ...

European court says Muslim girls can't skip swim class - New Europe

The European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg has ruled that Muslim girls in Switzerland will not receive exemptions from mixed-sex swim classes on the basis of religion. As reported by The Christian Science Monitor, the case was brought by a ...

Swiss ruling on swimming segregation draws Australian parallels - SBS

Switzerland's legal win against Muslim parents who refused to let their daughters join mixed-sex swimming lessons has drawn Australian parallels. By. Omar Dabbagh. 11 Jan 2017 - 6:52 PM UPDATED 12 Jan 2017 - 10:25 AM ...

EU court of human rights rules that Muslim girls in Switzerland must swim along with boys - Blasting News

In a growing fear in Europe of Muslim migrants, the EU court has upheld a school directive to enforce co-ed swimming. Islamic veiling | The Counter Jihad Report - counterjihadreport.com From BN support. Advertisements. The influx of Muslim refugees has ...

Muslim girls must attend Swiss mixed-sex swimming lessons, court rules - International Business Times UK

Muslim girls must attend mixed-sex swimming lessons in Switzerland, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled. The ruling from the Strasbourg-based court follows an appeal from Muslim parents, who objected to sending their young daughters ...

Court rules Swiss Muslim girls to swim in same pool as boys - Ten Eyewitness News

Muslim girls in Switzerland will be forced to join mixed-sex swimming lessons despite outcry from parents, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled. While the ECHR acknowledged that religious freedom would be hindered, judges declared ...

EU Court Says Muslim Girls Must Attend Co-Ed Swimming Classes - Newsy

A Swiss case argued for freedom of religion, but a human rights court said social integration is more important than parental wishes. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video.

What the ruling on swim classes in Switzerland means for Muslims in Europe - Christian Science Monitor

Are pools the new frontier for debates over Muslim integration? In Europe, it can seem that way. It's not just about bathing suits, either. Sara Miller Llana dives into a court ruling on Switzerland, where both immigrants and natives are negotiating ...

Mixed swimming obligatory for Muslim in Switzerland - euronews

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Muslim girls in Switzerland must attend mixed school swimming lessons. The decision comes after a Muslim couple refused on religious grounds to allow their two young daughters to take part and were ...

Muslim Girls In Switzerland Will Have To Swim With Boys, European Court Rejects Exemption On Religious Grounds - The Inquisitr

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg, France, dismissed a case filed by the parents of two Muslim girls in which the family asked that their daughters be exempted from attending swimming lessons at their school in Switzerland on ...

Muslim girls can be ordered to swim with boys, European court finds - Fox News

A Muslim family must allow its teenage daughters to take part in their school's mixed-sex swimming classes -- even though their parents object, the European Court for Human Rights ruled Tuesday, deciding that Swiss authorities had not violated the ...

Muslim Girls Will Now Be Forced To Swim Together With Boys In Switzerland - Konbini US

One of the most divisive debates in western democracies over the last two years has been whether European countries have authority to control people's religious expression. After a whole range of rulings in Europe – the French burkini ban, the ...