Sharia courts in the UK are run by extremists who back cutting off criminals’ hands, says Muslim scholar

Sharia courts in the UK are run by extremists who back cutting off criminals’ hands, says Muslim scholar  | Daily Mail Online

Sharia courts administering Islamic justice in Britain are run by clerics who believe some offenders should have their hands chopped off, an investigation has found.

Muslim scholar Elham Manea said that some clerics also believe girls can be married at the age of 12 and described their prevailing attitude as ‘totalitarian’ and more backward than some parts of Pakistan.

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