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Muslim parents sue primary school over ban on hijab
by Graeme Paton
A school is being sued by Muslim parents after banning pupils from wearing the traditional Islamic headscarf in lessons, it has emerged.
St Cyprian's Greek Orthodox primary in south London faces being hauled before the High Court amid claims that its uniform policy breaches children's religious freedom.
The couple insisted it would be a sin for their nine-year-old daughter's head to be uncovered while in the presence of male teachers.
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