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CAIR-Chicago Annual Event a Success

CAIR-Chicago Annual Event a Success

(CHICAGO, IL, 2/8/06) – Some 850 people turned out for CAIR-Chicago’s annual event on Saturday, February 4, 2006. Attendees included the Clerk of the Cook County Circuit Court Dorothy Brown, Distinguished Professor of Law and President of the International Human Rights Law Institute Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni, Chicago Park Commissioner Rouhy Shalabi, Assistant Minority Leader in the General Assembly Senator Steve Rauschenberger, Sheriff of DuPage County John Zaruba, as well as candidates running for local and national offices. Twenty mosques and 30 Muslim organizations were also represented.

Professor Sulayman Nyang, Chair of African Studies at Howard University, delivered the keynote address.

CONTACT: Ahmed Rehab, Director of Communications 312-212-1520 or 847-971-3963


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