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Friday, May 20, 2005

Qur’an from Amazon.com Sent with Hate Message

A copy of the Qur’an ordered from Amazon.com contained a hate message when it was delivered to purchaser Azza Basarudin. According to Basarudin, “Death to all Muslims” was written on the inside cover of her Qur’an.
Amazon.com has already apologized to Basarudin, refunded her money, sent out a new copy of the Noble Qur'an and issued her a gift certificate.

It also suspended the Pennsylvania-based Bellwether Books, which packaged and mailed the copy, from selling the Noble Qur’an.

“We're deeply sorry and we think we've taken all appropriate steps to make sure this is not done again,” Amazon spokeswoman Patty Smith said.
UPDATE: Marred Quran linked to McKeesport dealer.

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