Wednesday, 28 November 2012

[Sacrificed to idols] Polish court bans ritual slaughter, EU gives go-ahead

EU: Polish court bans ritual slaughter, EU gives go-ahead
WARSAW — Poland’s top court Tuesday ruled that the ritual slaughter of animals, a key tenet of the Jewish and Muslim faiths, was illegal, but the government insisted that new EU rules would still allow the practice. ...
Story at Halal Focus

(Kosher slaughtered meat doesn't concern me, since there is no "strange god" or idol involved, and it isn't generally available - allah is a strange god, and I avoid meat slaughtered in its name, if possible)