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7. Burial and Cemeteries (Switzerland)
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From the respect for human dignity (Art. 7 of the Federal Constitution) derives inter alia the right to a decent burial, meaning that the authorities may not allocate burial plots in a …

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Raimund Süess, René Pahud de Mortanges, “7. Burial and Cemeteries (Switzerland)”, in: Annotated Legal Documents on Islam in Europe Online, Edited by: Jørgen S. Nielsen, Silvio Ferrari, Marie-Claire Foblets, Agata S. Nalborczyk, Mathias Rohe, Prakash Shah. Consulted online on 18 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-075X_LDIO_COM_12CHE07>
First published online: 2019



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