CAIR Gets Judicial Whitewash
WASHINGTON (JTA) -- In a decision that could inhibit efforts to stigmatize some Islamic groups, a U.S. appeals court ordered that a lower court's reference to a group's association with Hamas be expunged.Expect to hear more from CAIR and its spokesman, I guess. **sigh**
The New Orleans-based U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit released its decision on an appeal from the North American Islamic Trust on Wednesday....
Among the other groups vindicated by Solis were the Council on American Islamic Relations and the Islamic Society of North America.
By clearing CAIR and ISNA of "unindicted co-conspirator" status, the unsealing of Solis' decision could have political consequences, as a number of conservative and pro-Israel groups had used the label to tar politicians associated with the groups....
And I suppose that we can expect more events such as the firing of Juan Williams too. **sigh again**