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A Muslim community from Doraville encounters strong public opposition about their efforts to purchase property on the eastern side of Newton County where they intend to build a Muslim burial ground and future mosque. Public opposition begins to be…

A documented account of Case No. GA_03, occurring in Alpharetta, GA. 30004 from June 2009 to March 2010

The congregation sought permission to expand two buildings into a 20,000-square-foot complex with a mosque, gym and cemetery. The Lilburn City Council rejected this proposal in November 2009 and a scaled-down proposal in December 2010. After the U.S.…

A documented account of Case No. GA_05, occurring in Fulton County, GA. 30009 from May 2010 to September 2013

A documented account of Case No. GA_06, occurring in Kennesaw, GA. 30144 in Cobb County from November 2014 to April 2015

The Muslim community of the South Valley Islamic Center (SVIC) in San Martin seeks to build a mosque, community center, and cemetery because their current place of worship, a barn, is insufficient for the growing community. Despite gaining approval…

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A documented account of Case No. CT_02, occurring in Norwalk, CT, from June 2012 to September 2014

A documented account of Case No. IL_13, occurring in DuPage County, IL, from August 2011 to June 2013

A documented account of Case No. IL_15, occurring in Des Plaines, IL, 60018 from September 2013 to February 2017.

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After more than thirty years in the community, the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro (ICM) encounters fierce opposition in 2010 when the county approves ICM’s plans to build a new mosque for its growing congregation. Efforts to thwart the building…
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