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The Sikh Kirpan: guidance on allowing it in schools

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Last updated on 02 Jun 2015
Can schools ban pupils from wearing the Sikh Kirpan? We include information on the wearing of the Kirpan in schools from the Equality and Human Rights Commission, the Department for Education, and a local authority. We also outline the duty on schools to prevent discrimination.

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