Oklahoma Islamic law ban challenged

[JURIST] The Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) [advocacy websites] filed a lawsuit [text, PDF; press release] Thursday challenging the constitutionality of State Question 755 [text], which amends the state constitution [text] to ban the use of Islamic or international law in state court decisions. The suit, filed in the US District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma [official website], seeks to block the Oklahoma State Board of Elections [official website] from certifying this week’s election…

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