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Response to treestar (Reply #25)

Mon May 28, 2012, 01:15 PM

29. Yes, you win the prize - "religious law" can be a subsidiary fact question


Now, go read some of the "anti shariah law" proposals.

They literally prohibit courts from applying religious law to ANY question. There is no carve-out for answering subsidiary questions of fact in a legal dispute properly before the court.

For example, if the will says, "I leave my house to my son, provided he marries a Catholic by age 25, otherwise the house goes to St. Alphonso's Pancake Breakfast Mission" then the son and St. Alphonso's are going to end up in Probate Court to figure out whether he married a Catholic.

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