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Orthodox women with head cover?

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Submitted by celia (United States), Aug 5, 2010 at 16:16

Orthodox women who wear hats or wigs are not afforded the same consideration. They are taken into a separate area and required to remove their hats in case they are hiding something. Is this discrimination?

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