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Malaysian Court Invalidates Father's Conversion of Children To Islam Without Mother's Consent

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AFP reports that a Malaysian high court yesterday ruled that the 2009 conversion to Islam of three Hindu children to be unconstitutional.  The court said that the father-- who converted to Islam and brought the children with him-- had failed to take the mother and children to Islamic authorities for their consent to the conversion.  If the conversion had been upheld, the Hindu mother of the children would lose custody-- ...