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India’s top court upholds freedom of choice in ‘love jihad’ case

India’s Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a 25-year-old woman’s freedom of choice, setting aside a lower court’s order to annul her marriage because of allegations that she had been misled and brainwashed into adopting Islam as her religion. The apex court said its decision was based on Kerala native Hadiya’s statement that she had converted […]