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Workforce Management (blog)
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:00:00 -0700

Time Off for Religious Holidays. Title VII requires an employer to reasonably accommodate an employee whose sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance conflicts with a work requirement, unless doing so would pose an undue hardship.
 
NJ.com
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0700

Under state law, any absence because of a religious holiday must be recorded in the school register as an excused absence. Students who miss a test or examination must be given the right to take an alternate test or examination. Districts, however, are ...
 
NJ.com
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:11:15 -0700

MILLBURN — While parents in Millburn are circulating petitions in an attempt to have school closed on a variety of religious holidays in the 2015-2016 school year, another voice is asking for more religious holidays to be added to the state's official ...

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spyghana.com
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:06:34 -0700

NJSBE included following Hindu days in its “List of Religious Holidays Permitting Student Absence from School” for the 2014-2015 school year: Raksha Bandhan, Krishna Janmashtami, Ganesha Chaturthi, Navaratri, Duserra, Diwali, Makar Sankranti, Vasant ...

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Washington Post
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:41:15 -0700

Montgomery schools spokesman Dana Tofig said the school system cannot legally observe religious holidays and makes decisions to close schools based on operational impacts such as extensive student or staff absences. State law provides for school ...
 
Washington Post
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:18:45 -0700

... variety of other ways without wearing a beard, such as the use of a prayer rug during his worship times, reading and studying the Koran, communicating with a religious advisor, maintaining the required diet, and observing religious holidays,” the ...
 
The Packer
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:07:30 -0700

Dates, cultivation of which extends back to Mesopotamian civilization, have seen a surge in popularity, fueled by strong demand during religious holidays and increasingly health-conscious consumers. DJ Ryan, sales manager for SunDate, Coachella, Calif ...

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Daily Sabah
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:12:16 -0700

ISTANBUL — The leader of opposition the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), Devlet Bahçeli has recently expressed that his party supports the motion seeking authorization to conduct military activities against ISIS and other terrorist organizations in ...
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