CAIR-MI to File Suit Challenging Placement of U.S. Muslims on Terror Watch Lists Without Due Process

CAIR-MI-logo(SOUTHFIELD, MI 8/13/2014) -- On Thursday, August 14, the Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) will hold a news conference to announce the filing of a lawsuit on behalf of several Muslims challenging their placement in the government's Terrorist Screening Database - a watch list of "known or suspected terrorists" - without due process. The lawsuit will be filed in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan in Detroit.

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CAIR Seeks Hate Crime Probe of Virginia Mosque Vandalism

manassas-mosque-vandalism(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/12/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on the FBI and local law enforcement authorities to investigate a possible bias motive for vandalism targeting a Virginia mosque.

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