A civil rights campaigner has welcomed a ruling by a judge that will allow a woman to appear in court wearing a full-face veil.
Credit to Judge Murphy for seeking to balance the freedom of conscience of the defendant with the effective administration of justice.
He has shown a sensitivity and clarity that can only further build confidence in our courts in Britain's diverse communities and around the world.
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