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SoCal Muslim Leaders Denounce ISIS Killing of American Journalist Steven Sotloff

September 2, 2014

(ANAHEIM, CA 9/4/2014) – On the evening of Tuesday Sept 2, the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) held a news conference along with leaders of...

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CAIR-CA Publishes 2014 Civil Rights Report

August 28, 2014

  (ANAHEIM, CA – 08/28/2014) The four offices of the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today published the CAIR-California 2014 Civil Rights Report.   The report is a summary...

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TERROR TRIAL: Informant ID’d in Inland conspiracy case

August 19, 2014

By Richard K. De Atley Nine days after an Islamic rights group called for help to identify the undercover FBI informant in an Inland terrorism conspiracy case, his name was...

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Terrorism trial underway for men accused of trying to join Al Qaeda

August 18, 2014

By Matt Hansen The trial of two Inland Empire men accused of being involved in a terrorist plot resumes in Riverside federal court this week, as jurors weigh whether the...

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Civil Rights

CAIR-CA Publishes 2014 Civil Rights Report

August 28, 2014

  (ANAHEIM, CA – 08/28/2014) The four offices of the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today published the CAIR-California 2014 Civil Rights Report.   The report is a summary...

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CAIR-LA Calls for Investigation into Federal Officer Firing Shots at Pro-Palestinian Supporters

July 25, 2014

(ANAHEIM, CA, 7/25/2014) – Today, the Greater Los Angeles area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) sent letters to the Civil Rights Division of the US Department of...

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CAIR-LA Seeks Public’s Help in Identifying Man Who Attacked Muslim Woman

July 23, 2014

(ANAHEIM, CA, 7/23/14) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today called for the public's help in identifying a suspect who allegedly attacked...

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Los Angeles Muslim Woman Basketball Player Denied Right to Play by FIBA Hijab Ban

June 19, 2014

(Anaheim, Calif., 6/18/14) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today repeated its request that the Switzerland-based International Basketball Federation (FIBA) change...

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Government

CAIR-LA Congratulates LA City on First Muslim Heritage Month

August 1, 2014

(Anaheim, CA – 08/01/2014) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations Greater Los Angeles Area office (CAIR-LA) today congratulated Project Islamic HOPE and the city...

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CAIR-CA Launches Letter-Writing Campaign for Gaza at Ramadan Events

July 22, 2014

ANAHEIM, CA, 7/22/2014) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today announced the launch of a letter-writing campagin to call for an end to the killing...

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CAIR-LA Congratulates Recipients of Future50

July 21, 2014

(Anaheim, Calif. – 07/21/14) Today CAIR-LA Congratulates honorees from all across Southern California for being selected in this year's Future50 cohort. Future 50 is a project of the Interreligious Council of Southern...

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CAIR-LA Welcomes Resolution Declaring July LA Muslim Heritage Month

June 18, 2014

(Anaheim, CA – 6/18/2014) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations Greater Los Angeles Area office congratulates the City of Los Angeles for upholding pluralism by unanimously passing a resolution today...

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In the News

SoCal Muslim Leaders Denounce ISIS Killing of American Journalist Steven Sotloff

September 2, 2014

(ANAHEIM, CA 9/4/2014) – On the evening of Tuesday Sept 2, the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) held a news conference along with leaders of...

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TERROR TRIAL: Informant ID’d in Inland conspiracy case

August 19, 2014

By Richard K. De Atley Nine days after an Islamic rights group called for help to identify the undercover FBI informant in an Inland terrorism conspiracy case, his name was...

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Terrorism trial underway for men accused of trying to join Al Qaeda

August 18, 2014

By Matt Hansen The trial of two Inland Empire men accused of being involved in a terrorist plot resumes in Riverside federal court this week, as jurors weigh whether the...

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Flak over FBI informant causes stir in Inland Empire terrorism trial

August 16, 2014

By Joe Nelson The Council on American-Islamic Relations has raised a stir with federal prosecutors in an Inland Empire terrorism case by issuing a press release days before trial was to begin...

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