COVID-19 and Islamic Law Roundup

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In "Wary of vaccines: Are there religious reasons to be?" (The Standard, April 24, 2021), Sadakat Kadri discusses how in the UK, confidence in vaccines and their effectiveness varies among different segments of the population, with Muslims in Britain having the lowest confidence.

COVID-19 and Islamic Law Roundup

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Sadakat Kadri argues in the opinion piece entitled "For Muslims wary of the Covid vaccine: there's every religious reason not to be" (The Guardian, February 18, 2021) that "[s]uspicion of authority and worries about what is halal must be balanced by the fact that protecting others is an obligation."