RELIGION
08/28/2014 09:04 am ET Updated Aug 28, 2014

Federal Government Sues Minnesota Town Over Rejection Of Islamic Center

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The federal government on Wednesday sued the small north-metro city of St. Anthony, contending that its City Council violated federal law in 2012 by rejecting a proposed Islamic center.

The lawsuit sprang from a controversy that echoes those that have flared in many U.S. cities when Muslims have sought to establish worship centers.

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