Canada

The polygamous communities of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS) - a branch of Mormonism - have openly practiced forced and underage marriages, incest, and abuse for decades. Under the clause of 'religious freedoms', however, this practice has been permitted to continue in the Canadian province of British Columbia and lengthy court cases have been further delayed by repeated appointments of special investigators.
An ex-husband is challenging a Canadian Supreme Court judgment that has been heralded as a major boost in the global cause for Jewish women's stronger religious divorce rights. The woman in the case doesn't think he has a chance.
Polygamous Muslims in Ontario receive benefits, although polygamy is officially illegal in Canada.
16 year old Aqsa Parvez was killed by her father on 10 December, allegedly for not wearing a veil.
Un homme de 57 ans a été arrêté dans la région de Toronto pour avoir tué sa fille de 16 ans qui refusait, selon ses amis, de porter le hidjab, a annoncé la police.
An interview with director Zarqa Nawaz ("Me and the Mosque", "BBQ Muslims", etc.) on her new television series, "Little Mosque on the Prairie".
"Journaliste britannique capturée par les talibans en 2001, Yvonne Ridley s'est convertie à l'islam en prenant fait et cause pour ses ravisseurs, ce qui évoque étrangement le syndrome de Stockholm."
Un village mormon de Colombie-Britannique la pratique ouvertement et des études suggèrent de légaliser ce type d'union.
La commission Taylor-Bouchard entend ratisser plus large que les accommodements raisonnables.
The first woman-led mixed prayer was held by Pamela Taylor in Toronto, Canada on 8 March 2007.
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