US Muslims gear to fight Sharia ban

WASHINGTON, March 27, (AP): Muslims complain they’re frivolous bills meant to spread fears and sow suspicion of their religion in a nation divided. But supporters of state proposals to prevent Islamic code from being used in American courts argue they aren’t overtly anti-Muslim and are needed to safeguard constitutional rights …

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Expat Turks begin voting in referendum

BERLIN, March 27, (Agencies): As polling stations opened Monday in Germany, acrimony has been rising among the Turks here whose votes are crucial in the tight race over whether to expand the powers of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The 1.4 million eligible Turkish voters in Germany represent about half …

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