CAIR Applauds Decision to Allow Hijab in Georgia Courts

Muslim civil rights group had challenged ban on religious attire in courtrooms

WASHINGTON, July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today applauded a decision by the Judicial Council of Georgia to allow religious attire such as Islamic headscarves, or hijab, in that state’s courtrooms.