CAIR-Ohio Files Complaint with Civil Rights Commission Over Columbus Police Hijab Ban

(COLUMBUS, OH, 8/20/2015) – The Ohio chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Ohio) today filed an employment discrimination complaint with the Ohio Civil Rights Commission over the Columbus police department’s refusal to hire Muslim women officers who wear religious head scarves, or hijab. [ADVISORY: CAIR-Ohio will hold media availability on this issue later today. […]