The premier of Ontario, Canada finally pulled his head out of the clouds long enough to realize he might lose more votes by allowing Islamic law in the legal system than he'd gain by disallowing it, and at the same time by disallowing sharia he is revoking the tribunals allowed to Catholics, Jews, Jehovah's Witnesses, and Aboriginals. The Muslims were in a no-lose situation. They won. Now innocuous groups cannot continue to practice their faith-based arbitrations in law because the Moslem fascism of sharia is not allowed. Fair is fair. There is one law for all. Sort of:
From: Homa Arjomand <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Sep 11, 2005 10:59 PM
Subject: congratulation to you all for a battle well fought.