A judge has ordered a father to take his children to Roman Catholic mass as part of a divorce settlement, even though he is not Catholic.
The man, who can only be identified as “Steve” because of reporting restrictions on the case, faces possible contempt of court and a jail sentence if he fails to go to church when he has custody of the children.
The church attendance requirement was imposed by Judge James Orrell during a hearing at an undisclosed county court in the Midlands.
The judge has previously faced criticism for a hearing at Derby county court in which he ordered three children to be taken away from their parents after a hearing lasting just 15 minutes.
Latest posts by Carol Adl (see all)
- Pentagon: US Troops Will Stay In Iraq After Fight Against ISIS Ends - March 24, 2017
- Russia Will Judge Israel Based On ‘It’s Actions, Not Words’ In Syria - March 24, 2017
- US Navy Say Warships ‘Harassed’ By Iranian Forces In Strait Of Hormuz - March 24, 2017