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Tuesday, June 28, 2005

"Muslim man sues Department of Homeland Security"

Akif Rahman, a Muslim man, is suing the Department of Homeland Security because he has allegedly been "searched and questioned four times while trying to re-enter the country from trips abroad, even though he had proper identification." In particular, "customs officials at a U.S. checkpoint in Windsor, Canada, last month held him for six hours and questioned him about the September 11th terrorist attacks."

The American Civil Liberties Union is representing Rahman.

The complete article is available here.

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