CAIR-MI Lawsuit Seeks Court Order in Long-Delayed Passport Application of Yemeni-American

US-passport(SOUTHFIELD, MI, 10/14/2014) -- On Tuesday, October 14, the Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) filed a federal lawsuit and petition for a writ of mandamus on behalf of an American Muslim of Yemeni origin who applied to renew his passport, and whose application has been pending for more than one year and four months. The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan in Detroit.

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CAIR Urges Washington State Mayors to Drop Islamophobe Boykin as Speaker

Boykin(WASHINGTON, D.C., 10/11/14) -- The Washington state chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-WA) today called on mayors in that state not to host notorious anti-Muslim bigot retired Lieutenant General William G. "Jerry" Boykin at Clark County's 13th annual Mayors' and Civic Leaders' Prayer Breakfast to be held October 17 in Vancouver, Wash., hosted by that city's Mayor Tim Leavitt.  

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