I thought back to reporting in northern Nigeria after several states adopted sharia in 2000.
Fighters are becoming radicalized and talking openly of the rebellion ushering in an Islamist state based on sharia.
Now he is calling for a federal law banning sharia in the U.S..
One key area of contention could be over who interprets the sharia provisions included in any Libyan constitution.
More than a dozen states, mostly in the reddest parts of the south and mountain west, are considering banning sharia.
A bill that cracks down on sharia and abortion at the same time, of course.
It also demands the rejection of “sharia Islam” which it labels a form of “totalitarian control.”
“I see [sharia] in the future somewhere in America,” Duncan said.
Nasser al-Omar, an influential cleric, called for him to be tried in a sharia court for apostasy, which is punishable by death.
She was in an arabeeyeh, and passed me quickly along the sharia en-Nahhasin.
Islamic religious law, 1855, from Arabic shari'ah "the revealed law," from shar' "revelation."