For those following the debate around the Lord Chief Justice’s view that there is no reason why Shari’ah principles should not be the basis for mediation in the UK here is a Muslim perspective which responds to the likes of the Telegraph’s Is cosying up to Muslim extremists the best way to defeat terrorism? and the Spectator’s A careless talk.
Full text of Lord Phillips’ speech at the East London Muslim Centre on July 3 here.
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