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    Germans Ban Headscarves
    Immigration; Posted on: 2007-08-15 13:15:46 [ Printer friendly / Instant flyer ]
    Court upholds headscarf ban for Muslim teachers

    Dusseldorf (dpa)

    A court in Germany's most populous state of North Rhine-Westphalia upheld a ban Tuesday on Muslim female teachers wearing headscarves in schools.

    Wearing a headscarf violated a state regulation against religious symbols in public schools, the administrative court in the western city of Dusseldorf ruled.

    The case was brought by a 52-year-old secondary school teacher, who said she would appeal Tuesday's ruling.

    Authorities in North Rhine-Westphalia imposed a ban on headscarves in June 2006.

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    Ham Panic in Maine

    The Changing Face of Europe
    News Source: expatica.com

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