Rising star of Labour who claims to support women's rights is accused of having two wives and asking an imam to spin off a supposed Islamic divorce
A Labour rising star who claims to support women's rights has two wives and asked an imam to sign off a supposed Islamic divorce, it was claimed last night.
Councillor Waseem Zaffar has said he is committed to fighting gender inequality and declared his opposition to sharia law in Britain.
But the politician and magistrate – once pictured with Labour leader Ed Miliband – married teacher Ayesha Imdad last year without having formally divorced his first wife.
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Related Topics: Children, Gender Relations, Government, Islamic Law (Shari'a), Legal, Marriage, Mosques / Imams, Multiculturalism, Polygamy
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