(COLUMBUS, OH, 7/6/06) – The Ohio office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Ohio) recently offered a “Know Your Rights” workshop at the Cooke Road Masjid in Columbus, Ohio. Some 60 members of the local community attended the presentation offered by CAIR-Ohio Civil Rights Coordinator Romin Iqbal.
The event was a part of the ongoing series of presentations by CAIR-Ohio to educate the Muslim community on issues related to civil rights, such as religious discrimination in employment, housing and schools. It also dealt with the rights of individuals when interacting with law enforcement authorities.
CONTACT: Romin Iqbal, 614-451-3232, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org