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Junkee
A TV Special On Serial's Adnan Syed Is Coming Out This Month Based On New EvidenceHae Min Lee, Hae’s teacher who was the last to see her on campus, Adnan’s origi
A TV Special On Serial's Adnan Syed Is Coming Out This Month Based On New Evidence
Junkee / Posted 4 hours ago
Hae Min Lee, Hae’s teacher who was the last to see her on campus, Adnan’s original attorney for bail, the President of the Islamic Society of Baltimore, and a juror from the original trial. While a lot of that isn’t so new, Smith will also have the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Serial’ Season 1’s Adnan Syed Case Lands ID Special Based on New Evidenceoriginal attorney for bail Inez Butler: Hae’s teacher and last to see her on ca
‘Serial’ Season 1’s Adnan Syed Case Lands ID Special Based on New Evidence
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
original attorney for bail Inez Butler: Hae’s teacher and last to see her on campus Mohammad Jameel: president of the Islamic Society of Baltimore Bob Ruff: independent podcaster/ case expert Theodore Wojtas: juror from 2000 trial Philip... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Serial’ Season 1’s Adnan Syed Case Lands ID Special Based on New Evidenceoriginal attorney for bail Inez Butler: Hae’s teacher and last to see her on ca
‘Serial’ Season 1’s Adnan Syed Case Lands ID Special Based on New Evidence
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
original attorney for bail Inez Butler: Hae’s teacher and last to see her on campus Mohammad Jameel: president of the Islamic Society of Baltimore Bob Ruff: independent podcaster/ case expert Theodore Wojtas: juror from 2000 trial Philip... Read more
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Ekklesia
Bahrain opposition leader jailed over peaceful speechessays Amnesty International. Sheikh Ali Salman, who is the Secretary General of
Bahrain opposition leader jailed over peaceful speeches
Ekklesia / Posted 20 hours ago
says Amnesty International. Sheikh Ali Salman, who is the Secretary General of the main opposition party al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, was originally sentenced on 16 June last year after an unfair trial to four years in prison on charges... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bahrain lengthens Shi'ite leader's jail term to 9 years - oppositionto rights group Amnesty International. The court extended his prison term as a
Bahrain lengthens Shi'ite leader's jail term to 9 years - opposition
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to rights group Amnesty International. The court extended his prison term as a result. Salman, head of the al-Wefaq Islamic Society, was arrested in December in a case that angered his followers and stirred unrest in the kingdom, which has a... Read more
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The Star
Bahrain lengthens Shi'ite leader's jail term to 9 years - oppositionto rights group Amnesty International. The court extended his prison term as a
Bahrain lengthens Shi'ite leader's jail term to 9 years - opposition
The Star / Posted yesterday
to rights group Amnesty International. The court extended his prison term as a result. Salman, head of the al-Wefaq Islamic Society, was arrested in December in a case that angered his followers and stirred unrest in the kingdom, which has a... Read more
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New Kerala
Bahrain's opposition leader sentenced to 9 years in jail - newkerala.com #69885Salman to nine years in prison. The verdict for Salman, secretary general of t
Bahrain's opposition leader sentenced to 9 years in jail - newkerala.com #69885
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Salman to nine years in prison. The verdict for Salman, secretary general of the main opposition group, Al Wefaq National Islamic Society, was announced at a hearing attended by rights activists, diplomats and other officials, amid tight security,... Read more
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Reuters
Bahrain toughens jail term on opposition leader to nine years: WefaqProtesters hold photos of Sheikh Ali Salman, Bahrain's main opposition leader a
Bahrain toughens jail term on opposition leader to nine years: Wefaq
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Protesters hold photos of Sheikh Ali Salman, Bahrain's main opposition leader and Secretary-General of Al-Wefaq Islamic Society, as they march asking for his release in the village of Jidhafs, west of Manama, in Bahrain June 16, 2015. DUBAI A... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Central Florida's faithful bolster nonprofit outreachbut worries they sometimes use volunteerism as a platform for spreading their b
Central Florida's faithful bolster nonprofit outreach
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
but worries they sometimes use volunteerism as a platform for spreading their beliefs. Imam Muhammad Musri, who leads the Islamic Society of Central Florida, said his organization eschews that approach to service. The Muslim Social Services, a... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Poems and art at Barkingside library to explain Qu’ran during Islam Awareness Weekfor None”, said: “We want to spread a message that people should love and care
Poems and art at Barkingside library to explain Qu’ran during Islam Awareness Week
Ilford Recorder / Posted 5 days ago
for None”, said: “We want to spread a message that people should love and care for each other and respect one another.” The Islam Awareness Week is organised by the Islamic Society of Britain to promote better understanding of Islam in... Read more
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The Columbian
Being a good neighbor at annual interfaith prayer breakfastpeople would make this choice.” Khalid Khan, who’s part of the interfaith coal
Being a good neighbor at annual interfaith prayer breakfast
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
people would make this choice.” Khalid Khan, who’s part of the interfaith coalition, is on the board of trustees for the Islamic Society of Southwest Washington and lives in Felida. He and his wife regularly share food with their next-door... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canada home to Islamic radicals“the heart of the Christian state.” The Edmonton mosque diatribe was not isola
Canada home to Islamic radicals
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
“the heart of the Christian state.” The Edmonton mosque diatribe was not isolated. On May 13, just north of Toronto, an Islamic society hosted a celebration of Iranian mass murderer, Ayatollah Khomeini. The poster promoting the event described... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Interfaith panel discusses responding to refugee crisispresident of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Kansas Cit
Interfaith panel discusses responding to refugee crisis
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Kansas City; Fadi Banyalmarjeh, board member of the Islamic Society of Greater Kansas City; Rabbi Linda Steigman, board member of Rabbinical Association of Greater Kansas City;... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Proposed Muslim Cemetery In Dudley Suffers Setback With Town Voteor agricultural use, open space, whatever may be the reason,” Gary Brackett, wh
Proposed Muslim Cemetery In Dudley Suffers Setback With Town Vote
WBUR Boston / Posted 7 days ago
or agricultural use, open space, whatever may be the reason,” Gary Brackett, who’s the town attorney, told me. The Islamic Society of Greater Worcester wants to develop the cemetery on 55 acres. But the proposal has met some intense... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dudley takes steps to bar Islamic society from purchasing farmland for cemeteryTown Meeting members, asks residents to authorize the town to borrow money to p
Dudley takes steps to bar Islamic society from purchasing farmland for cemetery
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Town Meeting members, asks residents to authorize the town to borrow money to purchase the land, which would prohibit the Islamic Society of Greater Worcester from closing a $285,000 deal with the property’s owners, the Globe reported. While some... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dudley vote paves way for possible halt to Muslim cemetery bidhas been made on whether the town will buy the land or even if the question wil
Dudley vote paves way for possible halt to Muslim cemetery bid
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
has been made on whether the town will buy the land or even if the question will be put to the community for a vote. The Islamic Society of Greater Worcester has signed an agreement to buy the property from the owners for about $285,000, and its... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Sharing Ramadan: An annual community dinnerfrom June 5th to July 5th Muslims around the world take part in Ramadan, a mont
Sharing Ramadan: An annual community dinner
WJHG Panama City / Posted 10 days ago
from June 5th to July 5th Muslims around the world take part in Ramadan, a month of fasting. Here in Bay County the local Islamic Society hosts a dinner to celebrate the end of Ramadan, and the whole community is invited to attend. This is a great... Read more
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The Jewish Week
AJC Muslim Push Comes Amid Rancor In U.S.challenging those statistics, Sayyid Syeed, national director of the Office for
AJC Muslim Push Comes Amid Rancor In U.S.
The Jewish Week / Posted 13 days ago
challenging those statistics, Sayyid Syeed, national director of the Office for Interfaith and Community Alliances for the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), said they must be understood in context. “Those people have been living for years... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Muslim cemetery proponents don't attend hearing in Dudleyat a Board of Health meeting to fight the proposed Muslim cemetery were disappo
Muslim cemetery proponents don't attend hearing in Dudley
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
at a Board of Health meeting to fight the proposed Muslim cemetery were disappointed to learn representatives of the Islamic Society were absent once again Tuesday night.The Islamic Society of Greater Worcester is seeking town approval to... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
‘Morality in Islam’ dialogue planned in ClemsonThe Islamic Society of Clemson will present a two-part dialogue series about "M
‘Morality in Islam’ dialogue planned in Clemson
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 14 days ago
The Islamic Society of Clemson will present a two-part dialogue series about "Morality in Islam" beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and June 2. Imam Muhammad Mustafa and Nedal Mefleh, president of the society's governing board, will speak briefly and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Suspicious fire destroys mosqueWhen our guys did get there, there was a fair bit of fire coming out of the roo
Suspicious fire destroys mosque
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
When our guys did get there, there was a fair bit of fire coming out of the roof.” The building is the base for the Islamic Society of Geelong. There were no reported injuries. Ambulance Victoria was called and remained on standby, but did... Read more
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News.com.au
Suspicious fire destroys mosquethe first hour or so it was crazy, lots of smoke and embers, stuff falling off
Suspicious fire destroys mosque
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
the first hour or so it was crazy, lots of smoke and embers, stuff falling off the roof.” The building is the base for the Islamic Society of Geelong. Residents living in a property adjoining the mosque were evacuated. There were no reported... Read more
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News.com.au
Mosque blaze branded ‘suspicious’could collapse. They were able to prevent the blaze from spreading to neighbou
Mosque blaze branded ‘suspicious’
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
could collapse. They were able to prevent the blaze from spreading to neighbouring properties. The mosque was home to the Islamic Society of Geelong, which represents thousands of Muslim families. Earlier this month, a fire at Victoria’s oldest... Read more
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Herald Sun
Suspicious fire destroys mosquethe first hour or so it was crazy, lots of smoke and embers, stuff falling off
Suspicious fire destroys mosque
Herald Sun / Posted 14 days ago
the first hour or so it was crazy, lots of smoke and embers, stuff falling off the roof.” The building is the base for the Islamic Society of Geelong. Residents living in a property adjoining the mosque were evacuated. There were no reported... Read more
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iol.co.za
Holy land wrecked in land disputea video of officials knocking down the vibracrete walls of the incomplete mosqu
Holy land wrecked in land dispute
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
a video of officials knocking down the vibracrete walls of the incomplete mosque at 117 London Way. The Malibu Village Islamic Society and the Department of Human Settlements have been at war over the holy land since the beginning of this... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Unfinished mansion, other big projects await long road to completionto 18 months, according to owners, contractors and officials. But similar timet
Unfinished mansion, other big projects await long road to completion
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
to 18 months, according to owners, contractors and officials. But similar timetables have been projected in the past. The Islamic Society of Central Florida announced in 2009 plans for a mosque near Sanford to be completed in 2010. Work on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Usual Suspects: Critics' Predictable Response to Waleed Aly Misses the Point – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicsnot as racist as some would like to suggest? But seeing that Mariam is concern
The Usual Suspects: Critics' Predictable Response to Waleed Aly Misses the Point – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
not as racist as some would like to suggest? But seeing that Mariam is concerned about Islamaphobia, can she point to an Islamic society that does tolerance and integration better? Or does she indulge in different standards, placing the higher... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
North Texas Muslims speak out against Islamic State violencecalled the Islamic State and its allies “barbarians” who do “not represent Isla
North Texas Muslims speak out against Islamic State violence
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
called the Islamic State and its allies “barbarians” who do “not represent Islam.” Azhar Azeez, president of the Islamic Society of North America, said his group, the largest Muslim organization in the U.S., also disavowed the Islamic... Read more
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Daily Star
Brit Muslim kids cheer on England football ladswho wants to join in to demonstrate that we can all show pride in the nation we
Brit Muslim kids cheer on England football lads
Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
who wants to join in to demonstrate that we can all show pride in the nation we are today.” Sughra Ahmed, chair of the Islamic Society of Britain, said: “People across England may follow different religions or beliefs to each other. “But if... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Free health clinic offered Sundays in Hoovernurses, and students offer free appointments at the Hoover Crescent Islamic Cen
Free health clinic offered Sundays in Hoover
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 16 days ago
nurses, and students offer free appointments at the Hoover Crescent Islamic Center. It is a joint project by the Birmingham Islamic Society and Association of Physicians of Pakistani-descent in North America. “A lot of people just don’t have... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Free health clinic offered Sundays in Hoovernurses, and students offer free appointments at the Hoover Crescent Islamic Cen
Free health clinic offered Sundays in Hoover
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
nurses, and students offer free appointments at the Hoover Crescent Islamic Center. It is a joint project by the Birmingham Islamic Society and Association of Physicians of Pakistani-descent in North America. “A lot of people just don’t have... Read more
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USA Today
Trump’s rise prompts immigrants to naturalize… for absolutely no reason," said M. Ali Chaudry, a leader of the New Jersey Mu
Trump’s rise prompts immigrants to naturalize
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
… for absolutely no reason," said M. Ali Chaudry, a leader of the New Jersey Muslim Voters Project and president of the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge, referring to the anti-Muslim rhetoric that has been a staple of the GOP campaign. "Muslims... Read more
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Daily Journal
Trump's rise prods NJ immigrants to naturalizefaith … for absolutely no reason," M. Ali Chaudry, a leader of the New Jersey M
Trump's rise prods NJ immigrants to naturalize
Daily Journal / Posted 17 days ago
faith … for absolutely no reason," M. Ali Chaudry, a leader of the New Jersey Muslim Voters Project and president of the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge said, referring to the anti-Muslim rhetoric that has been a staple of the GOP campaign.... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Mosque and church find friendship helping othersto create the Bridge of Hope partnership. “We put what we have with what they
Mosque and church find friendship helping others
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 days ago
to create the Bridge of Hope partnership. “We put what we have with what they have,” said Ezeldin Ebadalla, president of Islamic Society of St. Catharines. “We put it all together and said, let’s work together and give hope to one or two... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Mosque and church find friendship helping othersto create the Bridge of Hope partnership. “We put what we have with what they
Mosque and church find friendship helping others
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
to create the Bridge of Hope partnership. “We put what we have with what they have,” said Ezeldin Ebadalla, president of Islamic Society of St. Catharines. “We put it all together and said, let’s work together and give hope to one or two... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Mosque and church find friendship helping othersto create the Bridge of Hope partnership. “We put what we have with what they
Mosque and church find friendship helping others
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
to create the Bridge of Hope partnership. “We put what we have with what they have,” said Ezeldin Ebadalla, president of Islamic Society of St. Catharines. “We put it all together and said, let’s work together and give hope to one or two... Read more
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NBC News
Civil Rights Advocates, Lawyers File Briefs In Case Over Years-Denied Mosquefiled this week. The briefs — one submitted on Wednesday, the other on Thursda
Civil Rights Advocates, Lawyers File Briefs In Case Over Years-Denied Mosque
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
filed this week. The briefs — one submitted on Wednesday, the other on Thursday — lend support to a lawsuit that the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge filed in March against the Bernards Township Planning Board, which rejected the society's... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Brian Howey: Campaigning with Trump will require dexterityand put them into concentration camps. It is one of the nation’s darkest chapte
Brian Howey: Campaigning with Trump will require dexterity
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 19 days ago
and put them into concentration camps. It is one of the nation’s darkest chapters. Rokita, whose district is home to the Islamic Society of North America, is an attorney but did not respond to specifics on the Muslim ban, saying on he supports... Read more
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Deseret News
Non-Muslim groups say mosque should get OKthey think a proposal to erect a New Jersey mosque should be approved. A plann
Non-Muslim groups say mosque should get OK
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
they think a proposal to erect a New Jersey mosque should be approved. A planning board denied the application of the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge in December. The board held 39 public hearings as the society sought approval for four... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Coachella mosque rebuilds after firebombingConstruction on the Islamic Society of the Coachella Valley is finally underway
Coachella mosque rebuilds after firebombing
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 21 days ago
Construction on the Islamic Society of the Coachella Valley is finally underway after it was burned during a hate crime last December. "We had to do a few things with city before we could begin construction," said Imam Reymundo Nour. The outside of... Read more
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Raw Story
Florida man sentenced for threats against mosquesA. Lee Bentley III of the Middle District of Florida said in a statement Monday
Florida man sentenced for threats against mosques
Raw Story / Posted 21 days ago
A. Lee Bentley III of the Middle District of Florida said in a statement Monday. Schnitzler admitted to having left the Islamic Society of St. Petersburg and the Islamic Society of Pinellas County profanity-laced voice messages in which he... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosquesreligious beliefs. He had faced up to 20 years in prison. Schnitzler admitted
1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosques
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 21 days ago
religious beliefs. He had faced up to 20 years in prison. Schnitzler admitted in his plea that he left voicemails for the Islamic Society of St. Petersburg and the Islamic Society of Pinellas County hours after the November attacks in Paris,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Man sentenced after threatening to shoot 2 mosques with firebombsattacks in Paris to make the calls on Nov. 13, 2015. As part of his plea he sai
Man sentenced after threatening to shoot 2 mosques with firebombs
Local 10 Miami / Posted 22 days ago
attacks in Paris to make the calls on Nov. 13, 2015. As part of his plea he said he intentionally obstructed members of the Islamic Society of St. Petersburg, Florida, and the Islamic Society of Pinellas County "from practicing their religion when... Read more
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NBC Miami
Man Sentenced for Threatening Florida Mosquesreligious beliefs. He had faced up to 20 years in prison. Schnitzler admitted
Man Sentenced for Threatening Florida Mosques
NBC Miami / Posted 22 days ago
religious beliefs. He had faced up to 20 years in prison. Schnitzler admitted in his plea that he left voicemails for the Islamic Society of St. Petersburg and the Islamic Society of Pinellas County hours after the November attacks in Paris,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Man sentenced after threatening to shot firebombs at a mosqueattacks in Paris to make the calls on Nov. 13, 2015. As part of his plea he sai
Man sentenced after threatening to shot firebombs at a mosque
Local 10 Miami / Posted 22 days ago
attacks in Paris to make the calls on Nov. 13, 2015. As part of his plea he said he intentionally obstructed members of the Islamic Society of St. Petersburg, Florida, and the Islamic Society of Pinellas County "from practicing their religion when... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosquesreligious beliefs. He had faced up to 20 years in prison. Schnitzler admitted
1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosques
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
religious beliefs. He had faced up to 20 years in prison. Schnitzler admitted in his plea that he left voicemails for the Islamic Society of St. Petersburg and the Islamic Society of Pinellas County hours after the November attacks in Paris,... Read more
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NBC News
Muslim Group Asks Judge to Quash Board Resolution On Denied MosqueThe Islamic Society of Basking Ridge, whose application to construct a 4,252 sq
Muslim Group Asks Judge to Quash Board Resolution On Denied Mosque
NBC News / Posted 22 days ago
The Islamic Society of Basking Ridge, whose application to construct a 4,252 square-foot mosque was denied in December after four years of hearings, argues that the Bernards Township Planning Board lost jurisdiction over the society's land-use... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga areaRabbi Joshua Sack's book "Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence"; p
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
Rabbi Joshua Sack's book "Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence"; panelists are: Basaam Issa, president of the Islamic Society of Greater Chattanooga, Rabbi Susan Tendler from the B'Nai Zion Jewish Congregation and the Rev. Charles... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Quareeb, Preventive Measures Against CancerIrked by the increasing spate of cancer patients in the country, the Al-Fatih-U
From Quareeb, Preventive Measures Against Cancer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Irked by the increasing spate of cancer patients in the country, the Al-Fatih-Ul-Quareeb Islamic Society has equipped the Muslim Ummah on preventive measures against the deadly disease. Speaking at the 2016 Women's day celebration, the Vice... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dudley seeks authority to preempt Muslim cemeteryI don’t know if we will or not” buy the property, Joseph said. “It just gives u
Dudley seeks authority to preempt Muslim cemetery
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
I don’t know if we will or not” buy the property, Joseph said. “It just gives us an option.” The cemetery plans by the Islamic Society of Greater Worcester have generated a firestorm. Although most residents said they are concerned about... Read more
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