Page last updated at 12:48 GMT, Friday, 4 July 2008 13:48 UK

How Sharia councils work

Advertisement

Some Muslim communities in Britain already use Sharia law to decide on family issues such as divorce.

The BBC's Bhasker Solanki and Emily Buchanan obtained exclusive access to a Sharia council in West Yorkshire.

Story Tools

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific