Pope Francis

One U.S. Family’s Tortuous Battle In Dubai’s Sharia Courts

Pope's recent UAE 'tolerance' praise shouldn't extend to judicial system, activists warn

Human rights activists are raising concerns about the United Arab Emirates' new claims of ground-breaking religious tolerance while its legal system —with its reliance on Sharia law—has forced a Christian American family into a five-year, tortuous court fight to recover its rightful inheritance.