Magistrate advises: Ban on long beards in prison to continue

Posted: January 5, 2012 at 4:18 a.m.

Acknowledging that the issue was a “pretty close call,” a magistrate judge on Wednesday said he will recommend that a Muslim inmate be required to shave his beard despite the inmate’s religious objections.

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Northwest Arkansas, Pages 7 on 01/05/2012

Let me get this straight:

his religion says he cannot cut his beard...but he *can* cut his girlfriend's throat?

Posted by: SPA

January 5, 2012 at 8:17 p.m. ( | suggest removal )