Council on American-Islamic Relations

L)Dawud Walid and R) Lena Masri with CAIR.(WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Civil Rights Group Challenges Gov’t Terror Watch List Process In Federal Lawsuit

A civil rights group filed a federal lawsuit Thursday challenging the placement of five Detroit-area Muslims on a national watch list of suspected terrorists and their associates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2014

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Muslim Organization Plans Legal Action Against Dearborn PD After Altercation

Two dramatically different versions are at play regarding an incident that took place when Dearborn police stopped and arrested a man riding a bike in the early morning hours in December, 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2014

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Judge Tosses Suit Against Muslim Group Over Speech

The Thomas More Law Center sued the Council on American-Islamic Relations in 2012, saying its Michigan director violated free speech rights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2014

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Local Groups Oppose DPD Use of Stop And Frisk

Is it racial profiling — or just good police work?

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2013

FBI Probes Fire, Anti-Arab Graffiti Near Mosque

The FBI says it’s investigating a possible bias motive for a fire and anti-Arab graffiti targeting a building associated with a mosque in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2012


Lawsuit Claims Mistreatment Of Muslim Americans At Border

A local civil rights group is asking the federal courts to stop targeting local Muslims.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012

Muslim Woman Claims She Was The Victim Of A Hate Crime

Reportedly, a woman was driving in Ann Arbor when she saw a black Dodge Ram pickup pull up next to her and the driver started racially taunting her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2011

Burned Quran Found In E. Lansing Mosque

A burned copy of the Quran was found at a Michigan mosque on 9/11, and now a local group is calling on the FBI to launch a hate crime investigation.