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Woman In Burqa Claims To Be A Victim Of Mistaken Identity: Beyond Parody

by | 18th, November 2010

CARNITA Matthews is a Muslim woman who tells Campbelltown Local Court, Australia, that she is a victim of mistaken identity. That’s her :

COVERED from head to toe in a burqa, with just a slit through which to see.

As he says, you could not make this up. (But we could try.)

As for the background, we go back to June 2010. It is alleged that Matthews was driving. She was pulled over by the police. The officer asked her to lift her burqa so that he could verify that her face matched the image on her licence.

The police issued her with an infringement notice for not showing her P-plates. She called him a racist. She said the copper only booked her because she was wearing burqa. Ssys she on a video of the incident:

“I’ve got my P-plates on my car … there was nothing wrong with how they were displayed. You look at me and see me wearing this and you couldn’t handle it. All cops are racist.”

She then goes to Campbelltown police station to

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