CAIR-CA, Faith-Based Organizations File Amicus Brief Against Border Wall

(SANTA CLARA, CA, 1/19/2021) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today joined 87 other faith-based organizations in filing an amicus … Read More

CAIR-CA Welcomes Appointments Of Alex Padilla To U.S. Senate And Dr. Shirley Weber as CA Secretary Of State

(SACRAMENTO, CA – 12/22/2020) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today welcomed Gov. Gavin Newsom’s appointments of California Secretary of State … Read More

CAIR-CA Celebrates Appointment of First-Ever Muslim Chaplain of the California State Assembly

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 12/7/2020) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today celebrated the historic appointment of Imam Mohammad “Yasir” Khan as the … Read More

CAIR-CA Report: Almost 40% of Muslim College Students in California Reported Facing Harassment or Discrimination

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) announced the publication of a new report indicating that nearly 40% of Muslims attending college … Read More

CAIR-LA Welcomes Arrest in Alleged Hate Crime at Turkish Restaurant in Beverly Hills

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 11/12/2020) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today welcomed the arrest of one of … Read More

CAIR-LA Decries Bias -Motivated Vandalism, Assault at Turkish Restaurant in Beverly Hills

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 11/5/2020) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today decried alleged vandalism and an assault at a Beverly … Read More

CAIR-LA Obtains Settlement For Muslim Woman Who Refused To Remove Hijab

Alhamdulillah! CAIR-LA’s Civil Rights department obtained a monetary settlement and policy change for a Muslim woman who was told to remove her hijab before being … Read More

CAIR-LA Files Suit On Behalf Of Muslim Woman Stripped Of Hijab By LAPD

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/17/2020) — The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) and the CAIR National Legal Defense Fund today announced … Read More

MEDIA ADVISORY: CAIR-LA, CAIR to Announce Lawsuit on Behalf of Muslim Woman Stripped of Hijab by LAPD

(LOS ANGELES, CA 9/16/20) — On Thursday, September 17, attorneys from the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) and … Read More

CAIR-LA Encourages Educators to Discuss the Anniversary of 9/11 Without Marginalizing Already Vulnerable Muslim Students

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 9/10/2020) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today announced it sent a letter … Read More