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How Can UK Law Help Islamic Sharia Councils Promote Gender Equality?

A rise in the use of unregulated “one-man” Sharia councils in the UK to decide over aspects of Islamic law cases such as divorce and the custody of children has been called into question by individuals, campaign groups and lawyers who argue they have no legal standing and discriminate unfairly against women.