The radical leftists are at it again. Pushing to force foreign laws on us. We must stop this effort to bring Shariah Law to the United States! It's going to be up to you to make your voice heard on this issue. Make sure you State Representative does not support this effort to destroy our Constitution and legal system!
The Brennan Center for Justice and the Shoulder to Shoulder Campaign present:
Webinar: Are Foreign Law Bans
a Threat to All Faiths?
Thursday, February 27, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m
Amos Toh, Katz Fellow, Brennan Center for Justice
David L. Barkey, National Religious Freedom Counsel, Anti-Defemation League
Karen Georgia Thompson, Reverend, United Church of Christ
Christina Warner, Campaign Director, Shoulder to Shoulder Campaign
Please join us for a discussion about how your community can challenge anti-foreign law legislation in your state. Across the U.S., lawmakers are introducing bills that outlaw the use of religious, foreign, or international law in state courts, creating a host of problems for religious communities. Marriages, wills, divorces influenced by religious laws (like Jewish Halakha, Catholic Canon law, or Islamic Shariah law) could be negatively affected.
Although courts have found legislation explicitly targeting Shariah law to be unconstitutional, lawmakers in 35 states have tweaked and introduced bills banning foreign and international law over the last four years. In fact, seven states have passed anti-foreign law bills since 2010. While anti-Muslim sentiment is still motivating these laws, Americans of every faith should be concerned about their impact on their religious freedom.
Click here to RSVP. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Christina Warner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law | 161 Avenue of the Americas, 12th Floor | New York, NY 10013 | 646.292.8310 phone | 212.463.7308 fax | email@example.com
RELATED STORIES: CAIR’s Fight Against Pennsylvania Foreign Law Bill
Brennan Center For Justice is also behind the new move to make it easier to facilitate voter fraud:
More on what Shariah Law looks like: