Agent with headscarf ruling delayed

An agent from Rotterdam had the case filed at the College for human rights.

The College of human rights needs more time for the ruling on wearing a headscarf to the police.  An agent from Rotterdam had brought the matter to the College, because she wants to wear her head scarf during her work. The police state that. The College or the police in breach of the equal treatment Act.

The ruling was scheduled for next Tuesday, but has been postponed to november 20, let the organization know Thursday. "The Council room of the College needs more time to come to a good decision," said a spokesman.

Statements of the College are not binding. "The College is knowledgeable and authoritative and therefore requires a response also careful preparation. Obviously the police that in consultation with the Ministry of Justice and safety, because the ultimate responsibility lies with the Minister ", police have said.