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03/10/2011 05:30 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Sheriff Baca, GOP Congressman Clash Over Support Of Muslim Group

Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca shot back at a congressman who warned him during a congressional hearing Thursday that a Muslim group the sheriff supports is affiliated with terrorists and is "using" him.
The reference to the Council on American-Islamic Relations, whose Southern California branch Baca has allied with, came during a controversial House hearing on the question of whether American Muslims are becoming radicalized.

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