New law for Muslim couples who have a Sharia wedding to register their marriage

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This reform was recommended by Mona Siddiqui in the independent review on Sharia commissioned by Theresa May.

Period14 Mar 2018

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleNo 10 to curb Sharia in push for integration
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe Times
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionMuslim couples who have a Sharia wedding will be made to register their marriage in law under government plans to give greater rights to women.
    Producer/AuthorGreg Hurst, Francis Elliott
    PersonsMona Siddiqui