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Judge tells couple they can't name their son 'Messiah'


If Latinos can call their kids Jesus and Muslims theirs Muhammad, what legal basis exists that could justify this court decision? It seems patented silly. In poor taste but just silly nonetheless. Yet in Québec the government presumes the same right to tell parents what they can (or better said cannot) name their children for years.

What do you think? Should the government have the right to control the names parents choose for their children? Feel free to comment with your opinions.

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