CAIR-NY Responds to Beating of Brooklyn Muslim


CAIR-NY RESPONDS TO BEATING OF BROOKLYN MUSLIM

(NEW YORK, NY, 11/6/06) - The New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NY), along with other civil rights and community-based groups, will hold a press conference this morning in response to last weekend's attack on Shahid Amber, a 24-year-old Muslim beaten by a group of teenagers.

WHEN: Monday, November 6, 11 a.m.
WHERE: Sockham Lounge, 475 Riverside Drive, Suite 246, New York, NY
CONTACT: Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq., 212-725-3846, 917-273-2128 or Maryam Sayar Akbar, Esq., CAIR-NY Civil Rights Director, 212-870-2002, 917-833-0272

SEE: Federal Charges Urged After NYC Muslim Man's Alleged Beating
http://www.newsday.com/news/local/wire/newyork/ny-bc-ny--biasattack1104nov04,0,4914312.story

 


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