The applicant did not succeed in explaining as to why the Burkini, which covers the whole body, except the face, cannot be considered an adequate substitute for swimming clothes that are clearly not allowed by the applicant’s religion.

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Keywords Law and religion, burkini, mixed school swimming, freedom of religion, freedom of conscience, separation of church and state
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Journal Oxford Journal of Law and Religion
Wahedi, S. (2017). Case 3237/13: Bundesverfassungsgericht (German Federal Constitutional Court). Oxford Journal of Law and Religion, 6(2 (2017)), 426–427. doi:10.1093/ojlr/rwx009