Muslim lawyer says, “Muslims must avoid the American criminal justice system at all costs because they can’t get a fair trial.” In other words, we don’t want to put the wife-abusers on trial because Islamic law says it fine to beat your wife.
And we don’t want our women going to any other faith-based shelter because we are afraid they will decide to leave Islam and then we would have to kill them.
WIFE BEATING in Islam: The Rules
In Islam, it is OK to beat your wife, just not in front of the children. And you must not break any bones or cause bleeding. (How considerate)