If you care not to consume flesh in which the animal was brutally treated, as well as inhaling its own blood mixed with fecal matter, I would assume that you would be against halal. It just isn’t kosher.
Christian, Jewish and Muslim leaders call for clear labelling on food packaging amid claims shoppers are being “duped” by being sold halal meat without their knowledge
Millions are eating halal without knowing it: How big brand shops and restaurants sell ritually slaughtered meat – but DON’T label it
The switch to slaughtering animals in line with Islamic ritual saves money because the end product can be eaten by Muslims and non-Muslims alike. More than 70 per cent of all New Zealand lamb in supermarkets is from halal abattoirs – a fact not stated on labelling. Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, Waitrose and Marks & Spencer all confirmed yesterday they sell the imported meat.