TEXAS MUSLIMS REACT TO DROPPING OF CHARGES IN CELL PHONE CASE
(DALLAS, TX, 9/6/06) - On Thursday, September 7, the Dallas-Fort Worth chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR-DFW) will hold a press conference to offer the local Muslim community's reaction to the dropping of charges in the Michigan cell phone case.
A Michigan judge Tuesday threw out the charges of conspiracy and money laundering for purchasing large quantities of pre-paid cell phones. Maruan Muhareb, Adham Othman, and Louai Othman will attend the news conference and take questions from the media.
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WHEN: Thursday, September 7, 2 p.m.
WHERE: CAIR-DFW Office, 12200 Ford Rd., Suite 118, Dallas, TX (Note: New Address)
CONTACT: CAIR-DFW Communications Director Brandi Kassem, 214-228-3229 or CAIR-DFW Operations Director Saffia Meek, 972-241-7233
CAIR, America's largest Islamic civil liberties group, has 32 offices and chapters nationwide and in Canada. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.