Is the Court of Justice of the European Union Finding its Religion?

29 Pages Posted: 30 Jun 2019

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Peter Oliver

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Institute of European Studies; Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law

Philippa Watson

City Law School London

Date Written: June 28, 2019

Abstract

In this article we examine the provisions in EU law, and the case law relating to, religion especially religious discrimination. Important recent cases include those regarding restrictions on Muslim headscarves at work and Islamic slaughter as well as German restrictions on the application of EU law to religious organisations.

Keywords: EU law, human rights, discrimination, religion

Suggested Citation

Oliver, Peter J and Watson, Philippa, Is the Court of Justice of the European Union Finding its Religion? (June 28, 2019). Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2019. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3411588

Peter J Oliver (Contact Author)

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Institute of European Studies ( email )

Institut d'Etudes européennes
Av. F.D. Roosevelt, 39
Ixelles-Bruxelles, 1050
Belgium

HOME PAGE: http://https://www.iee-ulb.eu/en/

Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law ( email )

BIICL, Charles Clore House
17 Russell Square
London, WC1B 5JP
United Kingdom

Philippa Watson

City Law School London ( email )

London, EC1V OHB
United Kingdom

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