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Muslim girls must attend mixed swim class -European rights court - Reuters

STRASBOURG, France (Reuters) - 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 ...and more »

ECHR rules Muslim schoolgirls must take swimming classes in Switzerland - Deutsche Welle

Switzerland did not violate freedom of religion by denying two Muslim students an exemption from compulsory mixed-gender swimming classes, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled on Tuesday. The case concerned the refusal of Muslim parents of ...and more »

Muslim Schoolgirls in Switzerland Must Swim With Boys, ECHR Rules - Newsweek

Muslim girls in Switzerland must swim with their male classmates, the European Court on Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled. Judges rejected a case brought by two Swiss nationals, originally from Turkey, who refused to send their Muslim teenage daughters to ...and more »

EU Court: Muslim girls must swim with boys in Switzerland - Business Insider

REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth 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 ...and more »

ECHR: Swiss Muslim girls must attend mixed-sex swimming lessons - The Guardian

Swiss authorities did not violate right to freedom of religion in rejecting parents' request for exemption, court rules. Jennifer Rankin in Brussels. Tue 10 Jan 2017 07.24 EST Last modified on Tue 28 Nov 2017 02.49 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on ...and more »

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 ...and more »

Muslim girls must learn to swim with boys in Switzerland after the country wins legal fight with Turkish migrant parents - The Sun

MUSLIM parents in Switzerland cannot refuse to send their daughters to mixed school-run swimming lessons, Europe's top rights court ruled today. A Turkish family had launched an appeal with the European Court of Human Rights (EHCR), arguing the classes ...and more »

Court rules Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys - Al-Arabiya

Muslim parents in Switzerland cannot refuse to send their daughters to mixed school-run swimming lessons, Europe's rights top court ruled Tuesday. (File: Shutterstock). AFP, Strasbourg, France Tuesday, 10 January 2017. Text size A A A. Muslim parents ...and more »

Muslim Children in Switzerland Must Attend Mixed Swimming Classes, Court Rules - TIME

Muslim parents in Switzerland cannot refuse to send their children to mixed swimming lessons, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled Tuesday. Europe's highest ruled that refusing to exempt two Muslim pupils from compulsory mixed swimming ...and more »

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 ...and more »