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Swiss Muslim girls must learn to swim with boys, court rules - ABC 57 News

Swiss Muslim girls must learn to swim with boys, court rulesABC 57 News(CNN) -- A Swiss couple had no legal grounds for keeping their Muslim daughters out of mandatory swim classes with boys at their co-ed school, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled. Aziz Osmanoglu and Sehabat Kocabas, who also are Turkish ...and more »

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

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

Washington PostIn Switzerland, Muslim parents can't prevent their daughters from swimming with boysWashington PostIn 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 ...and more »

Court backs Swiss that Muslim girls must attend swim class - Herald-Whig

Court backs Swiss that Muslim girls must attend swim classHerald-WhigThe European Court of Human Rights announced a summary of the ruling on Tuesday. The decision upheld a Swiss federal court ruling that education officials hadn't violated the family's rights of freedom of conscience and religion in the case in Basel ...and more »

Muslim Girls Mandatory to Attend Swimming Classes in Switzerland - NriWorld;

Muslim Girls Mandatory to Attend Swimming Classes in Switzerland - NriWorld

NriWorldMuslim Girls Mandatory to Attend Swimming Classes in SwitzerlandNriWorldA 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.and more »

Schools try to smooth waves in Muslim swimming controversy - swissinfo.ch;

Schools try to smooth waves in Muslim swimming controversy - swissinfo.ch

swissinfo.chSchools try to smooth waves in Muslim swimming controversyswissinfo.chHow do schools cope with Muslim families who want to prevent their daughters from attending swimming lessons? Swiss public television, SRF, talked to school principals and an imam about the controversy. (SRF/swissinfo.ch). On Tuesday, the European ...and more »

Muslim girls must attend mixed swim class -European rights court - Herald & Review

Muslim girls must attend mixed swim class -European rights courtHerald & Review(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 ruled on Tuesday.and more »

Muslim girls must learn to swim with boys, court rules - Daily Trust;

Muslim girls must learn to swim with boys, court rules - Daily Trust

Daily TrustMuslim girls must learn to swim with boys, court rulesDaily TrustSwitzerland has won a case at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) obliging Muslim parents to send their children to mixed swimming lessons. It said authorities were justified in giving precedence to enforcing “the full school curriculum” and the ...and more »

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

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

New EuropeEuropean court says Muslim girls can't skip swim classNew EuropeThe 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 ...and more »

Swiss ruling on swimming segregation draws Australian parallels - SBS;

Swiss ruling on swimming segregation draws Australian parallels - SBS

SBSSwiss ruling on swimming segregation draws Australian parallelsSBSSwitzerland'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 YESTERDAY 10:12 PM ...and more »

Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys: Europe court - Pakistan Today

Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys: Europe courtPakistan TodayMuslim parents in Switzerland cannot refuse to send their daughters to school-run swimming lessons with boys, Europe's top rights court said Tuesday, dismissing a challenge by a Turkish-Swiss couple claiming the rule violated their beliefs. The ...and more »

ECHR: Muslim girls compelled to swim with boys in pools - Tornos News International Edition (press release);

ECHR: Muslim girls compelled to swim with boys in pools - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

Tornos News International Edition (press release)ECHR: Muslim girls compelled to swim with boys in poolsTornos News International Edition (press release)Switzerland has won a case in the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) permitting it to compel Muslim parents to send their daughters to mixed swimming pool lessons. The panel of judges agreed that although freedom of religion had been “interfered ...and more »

Muslim girls must attend Swiss mixed-sex swimming lessons, court rules - Satellite PR News (press release)

Muslim girls must attend Swiss mixed-sex swimming lessons, court rulesSatellite PR News (press release)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 ...and more »

Muslim girls to learn to swim with boys in Switzerland – Court rules - Gistmaster (blog);

Muslim girls to learn to swim with boys in Switzerland – Court rules - Gistmaster (blog)

Gistmaster (blog)Muslim girls to learn to swim with boys in Switzerland – Court rulesGistmaster (blog)European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled in favour of Switzerland's educational authorities for Muslim girls to take mixed swimming lessons with boys. It comes after two Swiss-Turkish parents from Basel, Aziz Osmanoǧlu and Sehabat Kocabaş had ...and more »

EU Court Says Muslim Girls Must Attend Co-Ed Swimming Classes - 10News;

EU Court Says Muslim Girls Must Attend Co-Ed Swimming Classes - 10News

10NewsEU Court Says Muslim Girls Must Attend Co-Ed Swimming Classes10NewsA Swiss law requiring kids to attend co-ed swimming lessons just survived a challenge in the European Court of Human Rights. The case was brought by a Swiss family of Turkish origin who had been fined for refusing to send their two daughters to swim ...and more »

Swiss Muslim girls must attend swimming lessons alongside boys, rules European Court - Financial Express;

Swiss Muslim girls must attend swimming lessons alongside boys, rules European Court - Financial Express

Financial ExpressSwiss Muslim girls must attend swimming lessons alongside boys, rules European CourtFinancial ExpressSwitzerland has won a case at the European court of human rights over its insistence that Muslim parents send their children to mixed-sex school swimming lessons. By: ANI | London | Published: January 11, 2017 5:05 AM. Under Swiss law, children going ...and more »

What a ruling on swim classes in Switzerland means for Muslims in Europe - Yahoo News

What a ruling on swim classes in Switzerland means for Muslims in EuropeYahoo NewsAre 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 »

European court rules Muslim girls in Switzerland must take mixed school swimming lessons - Ecumenical News;

European court rules Muslim girls in Switzerland must take mixed school swimming lessons - Ecumenical News

Ecumenical NewsEuropean court rules Muslim girls in Switzerland must take mixed school swimming lessonsEcumenical NewsMuslims parents in Switzerland may not exempt their girls from having swimming lessons with boys, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled after a hearing. The court, based in in Strasbourg, France, said that Swiss authorities had acted legally by ...and more »

Europe Rights Court: Muslim students must participate in mixed swimming lessons - JURIST;

Europe Rights Court: Muslim students must participate in mixed swimming lessons - JURIST

JURISTEurope Rights Court: Muslim students must participate in mixed swimming lessonsJURIST[JURIST] The European Court of Human Rights [official website] (ECHR) issued a ruling [judgment, in French] Tuesday refusing to exempt two Swiss Muslim students from compulsory mixed sex swimming lessons for religious reasons. The court explained ...and more »

European Court rules in favor of mandatory mixed-gender swimming lessons - World Israel News;

European Court rules in favor of mandatory mixed-gender swimming lessons - World Israel News

World Israel NewsEuropean Court rules in favor of mandatory mixed-gender swimming lessonsWorld Israel NewsThe European Court of Human Rights ruled in favor of a requirement in Switzerland that Muslim girls attend compulsory mixed-gender swimming lessons. The European Court of Human Rights ruled in favor of Switzerland in a case in which the parents of two ...and more »

Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys: Court - Saudi Gazette;

Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys: Court - Saudi Gazette

Saudi GazetteSwiss Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys: CourtSaudi GazetteThe European headquarters of the United Nations are pictured during a snowfall in Geneva, Switzerland, on Tuesday. — Reuters. Strasbourg, France — Muslim parents in Switzerland cannot refuse to send their daughters to mixed school-run swimming ...and more »