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Editor: Margaret Ryznare
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Women in Tunisia Now Free to Marry Non-Muslims

From BBC News:

A spokeswoman for President Beji Caid Essebsi made the announcement and congratulated women on gaining "the freedom to choose one's spouse".

Until now, a non-Muslim man who wished to marry a Tunisian Muslim woman had to convert to Islam and submit a certificate of his conversion as proof.

Read more here.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/2017/09/women-in-tunisia-now-free-to-marry-non-muslims.html

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