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Oklahoma Amendment is Unconstitutional: Barring Courts from Considering Shariah Law Violates the Supremacy Clause and the First Amendment

Posted by Administrator | Nov 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

In 2010, Oklahoma passed an amendment to its Constitution that provides: "Courts shall not look to the legal precepts of other nations or cultures. Specifically, the Court shall not consider international law or Sharia law." This amendment, which faced immediate preliminary injunction, is unconstitutional on its face.

Opinion: History, fasting and the festive spirit of Ramadan

Posted by Abed Awad | Jul 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

(Photo: Danielle Parhizkaran/ Tuesday is Day 28 in the month of Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar.  Revealed to the Prophet Mohammed during Ramadan, Muslims believe the Quran is a mercy to humanity containing a guide to a righteous ethical life. “O believers, the f...


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