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Tag Archives: Muslim

Trials & Tribulations: Court rules on Title VII violation by Abercrombie & Fitch

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On June 1, the U.S. Supreme Court determined that a prospective employer violates Title VII’s prohibition against religious discrimination if the employer fails to hire an applicant because it seeks to avoid accommodating a religious practice, even if the employer ...

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FBI examining 3 slain in NC

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Muslim groups planned to take their demands for a federal hate-crime investigation of three young Muslims slain in North Carolina to the White House. The groups said on social media that they would hold prayers in ...

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Prison request violated free exercise of religion

Making a Muslim inmate choose between breaking a Ramadan fast early or facing disciplinary actions for not submitting to a urine drug test placed a substantial burden on his free exercise of religion, a federal appeals court has ruled. The ...

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