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Poland's top court asked to rule on kosher, halal ban
Poland's top court will consider whether the country's Jewish and Muslim communities can perform kosher and halal slaughter despite a recent ban, a senior Polish minister said Monday.
Leaders of both religious minorities in overwhelmingly Catholic Poland argue the ban violates their constitutionally guaranteed religious freedoms.
The ban was hailed by animal rights activists but condemned by Jews and Muslims as well as farmers and exporters of meat to Israel and Muslim countries.
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