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Abductions, Mysterious Prison Deaths

*The Muslim Observer

By Karin Friedemann Editor’s Note: Karin Friedemann is a TMO columnist. The views expressed here are her own. A courtroom sketch shows Na

OIC to Sue Charlie Hebdo Over Cartoons

*The Muslim Observer

By OnIslam and News Agencies Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Iyad bin Amin Madani speaks at a news conference i

Supreme Court Rules for Muslim Inmate Over Prison Beard Policy

*The Muslim Observer

News microphones wait to capture reactions from U.S. Supreme Court rulings outside the court building in Washington, June 25, 2013. By Lawrence Hurley Reuters An Arkansas inmate

Former US Sailor Rocks Boat with Federal Lawsuit

*The Muslim Observer

By Aatif Ali Bokhari TMO Managing Editor Being a US sailor allowed Jonathan Berts a chance to travel around the world and study Arabic and Islam, but he says his commitment to fa

Travel Agent Accused of Swindling Hajj Pilgrims Arrested Again

*The Muslim Observer

By Aatif Ali Bokhari TMO Managing Editor A travel agent based in Chicago was arrested on Thursday for allegedly swindling 50 customers out of $525,000 by selling them hajj pac

Matanov Gets New Lawyer, New Prison

*The Muslim Observer

By Karin Friedemann, TMO Contributor Editor’s note:  Karin Friedemann is a TMO columnist.  Her opinions are her own. The imprisoned Quincy, Massachusetts cabdriver fr

Islamophobic Taunts Lead to Beating of Muslim Prisoner

*The Muslim Observer

By Karin Friedemann, TMO Editor’s note:  Karin Friedemann is a columnist with TMO.  Her opinions are her own. “I feel unsafe in PCCF, and I have a great fear for my

Government Aggressively Seeks Defendant’s Associates; Defense Fears Intimidation

*The Muslim Observer

By Karin Friedemann, TMO Editor’s note:  Karin Friedemann is a TMO Columnist.  Her opinions are her own. Demonstrators held signs in front of Boston’s federal court

Macomb County May Have A New Circuit Judge

*The Muslim Observer

By Laura Fawaz, Contributing Reporter Macomb Township, Michigan–General elections are being held this Tuesday, and Macomb Township resident and prosecutor Steve Fox is running

US Supreme Court Denies Mehanna Appeal

*The Muslim Observer

By Karin Friedemann, TMO Tarek Mehanna’s appeal to the US Supreme Court was rejected on Monday, October 6, 2014. Mehanna of Sudsbury, Massachusetts, is serving a sentence of 1