More States Seek to Ban Foreign Law in Courts
North Carolina last month became the seventh state to pass legislation barring judges from considering foreign law in their decisions, including sharia. The bill awaits the signature of Republican Gov. Pat McCrory.
A growing number of states are targeting what they see as a threat to their court systems: the influence of international laws.
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