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Human rights means societies must respect all religious beliefs, including the right not to believe. People must be free to practice a religion in private and public.

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There is no corporal punishment in schools

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Teachers and parents argued that based on their Christian belief, they should be able to use corporal punishment - that is, deliberately hurt children. The court decided that corporal punishment at school was not in the children's best interests.

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