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Anti-Shariah Movement Changes Tactics, Gains Success
Originally Posted: 05/17/2013 - 9:52am | Type: Blog

The new bills are more vague and mention only foreign laws, with no references to Shariah or Islam. They also make specific exceptions for international trade. All of that makes them harder to challenge as a v ...

Muslim Group, CAIR, Regains Tax-Exempt Status
Originally Posted: 07/31/2012 - 8:42am | Type: Blog

The Council on American-Islamic Relations, a national Muslim civil rights group that has frequently drawn fire from conservatives, has regained its tax-exempt status. The Council ...

Anti-Shariah Movement Loses Steam in State Legislatures
Originally Posted: 03/22/2012 - 3:14pm | Type: Blog

At this point in 2011, 22 state legislatures had either passed or were considering bills to prohibit judges from considering either Islamic law, known as Shariah, or foreign law in their decisions. What a diff ...