France votes to ban Islamic veils in public
POSTED: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 - 6:43pm
UPDATED: Thursday, September 16, 2010 - 4:01am
FRANCE-- Tuesday the Upper House of France's Parliament voted to ban the wearing of full Islamic veils in public, the last legislative step in banning wearing the full length veils in public. The senate voted 246 to one in favor of the ban.