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Subway Store Owned By GOP Rep. John Fleming Accused Of Refusing To Serve Muslim Couple

12/04/2012 05:31 pm ET | Updated Feb 03, 2013

Mohammad Husain and his wife were looking for a bite to eat and a nice place to relax when they stopped in last month at a Shreveport, La. sandwich shop owned by Rep. John Fleming (R-LA).

But that visit soon turned turbulent, Husain told TPM recently, when he found himself locked out of the Subway franchise and his wife locked inside with an employee telling them they were not welcome there because they were Muslim.

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