Federal Court rules against niqab ban during citizenship oath

Screen Shot 2015-02-24 at 11.12.04 AMOn February 6, 2015 the Federal Court of Canada ruled the government must lift its ban and allow Zunera Ishaq, a Muslim Canadian woman, to take the oath of citizenship while wearing a niqab. But it’s a contested issue that is dividing Muslim groups. Watch Niagara CCMW Board Member Nina Karachi-Khaled talk about the issue.