Uppsala Religion and Society Research Centre (CRS)

Swedish judges need to understand religion

2018-06-04

The Impact researcher and Professor in Law Maarit Jänterä-Jareborg is interviewed in the newspaper Hufvudstadsbladet about her thoughts on how the tradition of Sharia is used in the Swedish legal system.

Maarit Jänterä-Jareborg is a Professor at Uppsala University and recently she arranged an international conference about religion in collaboration with law, democracy and a Swedish society. - It’s not always for granted that the best for a child or a woman is decided only by European law, says Maarit Jänterä-Jareborg.

Read the article here.