Niqab Case Goes To Canada's Top Court

12/08/2011 08:17 EST | Updated 02/07/2012 05:12 EST
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The Supreme Court of Canada heard arguments Thursday in the case of a woman who wants to testify in court while wearing a niqab, in a legal matter that pits religious rights against the right of defendants.

The woman, identified only as N.S., wants to wear her niqab