Press Releases

CAIR-Houston to Hold News Conference with Family of Now-Comatose Muslim Whose Medical Treatment was Delayed by Sheriff’s Officers

cair texas logo(HOUSTON, TEXAS, 3/8/16) – Later today, the Houston office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Houston) will hold a news conference with the family of a Muslim man now on life support after allegedly having his medical treatment delayed – reportedly for almost an hour – by officers of the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

WHAT: CAIR-Houston News Conference with Family of Muslim Whose Treatment was Delayed by Harris County Sheriff's Office WHEN: Tuesday, March 8, 2 p.m.

WHERE: Outside Starbucks (Across from Houston Methodist West Hospital), 19235 Katy Freeway, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77094

CONTACT: CAIR-Houston Executive Director Mustafaa Carroll, 713-838-2247 (office), 832-549-1042 (cell), mcarroll@cair.com

CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.

– END –

CONTACT: CAIR-Houston Executive Director Mustafaa Carroll, 713-838-2247 (office), 832-549-1042 (cell), mcarroll@cair.com

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter