Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Sharia courts administering Islamic justice in Britain are run by clerics who believe some offenders should have their hands chopped off, an investigation has found.

Muslim scholar Elham Manea said that some clerics also believe girls can be married at the age of 12 and described their prevailing attitude as ‘totalitarian’ and more backward than some parts of Pakistan.

Via Robert Spencer, who shows that these practices have clear basis in Islamic texts, and thus are "ordinary, mainstream Islam."