Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Canadian "Pastafarian" Sues To Wear Pirate Bandana For License Photo

CJAD News today reports on a lawsuit in Canada in which a woman who says she is a member of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster is seeking the right to wear a pirate bandana for her driver's license photo.  Isabelle Narayana, a "Pastafarian," is suing the Quebec Auto Insurance Board claiming that its denial infringes her religious freedom in violation of Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms.The Montreal resident's license expired in March and she may lose her job if she cannot renew it.