Muslims who want Sharia law should leave UK – CRE chief

Muslims must accept that freedom of speech is central to Britishness and should be preserved even if it offends people, says Sir Trevor Phillips. The chairman of the Commission for Racial Equality (CRE) said we should “allow people to offend each other”. And he suggested that Muslims who wanted a system of Islamic Shariah law should leave the UK.

BBC News, 26 February 2006

Update:  See also Guardian, 27 February 2006