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Monday, April 11, 2011
Arrests Made Under New French Law Banning Veils
Religion Clause Blog and other sources are reporting that France's new law prohibiting the wearing of full-face veils in public has come into effect. According to the report, police arrested 59 women on Saturday who wore the veil to protest the law.