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A letter explaining the head wear ban at Boomers in Livermore. (CBS)

Sikh, Muslim Families Allege Discrimination At Livermore Amusement Park

A Sikh family from Alameda and a Muslim family from Sunnyvale alleged Tuesday that they were barred from riding go-karts at a Livermore amusement park last summer because of their religious head attire.

04/29/2014

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SF Appeals Court Orders YouTube To Remove Anti-Muslim Film That Sparked Violence

A federal appeals court ordered YouTube on Wednesday to take down an anti-Muslim film that sparked violence in many parts of the Middle East.

02/26/2014

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Central Valley Islamic Center Vandalized With Graffiti, Raw Bacon

Police in San Joaquin County said vandals have struck a mosque for a second time, spray-painting vulgarities and leaving behind strips of raw bacon, an act that police are considering a possible hate crime.

02/04/2014

Hani Khan was fired from her job at the Hollister store in San Mateo in 2010 for wearing a headscarf. (CBS)

Abercrombie & Fitch Settles California Lawsuit Over Muslim Head Scarves

Trendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to make religious accommodations to its policy governing employees’ appearance as part of a settlement of discrimination lawsuits filed in California.

09/23/2013

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UC Regents Add Muslim Student Representative Over Jewish Groups’ Objections

The University of California Board of Regents has voted to add its first Muslim student representative, over the objections of some Jewish groups.

07/17/2013

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Jewish Groups Vigorously Opposing Student UC Board Nominee

The University of California’s governing board was preparing to vote on a new student member whose nomination was being vigorously opposed by some Jewish groups.

07/17/2013

A picture of ' American Taliban' John Walker Lindh from the record of Arabia Hassani Kalan Surani Bannu madrassa (religious school) in Pakistan's north western city of Bannu, 11 February 2002. (Tariq Mahmood/AFP/Getty Images)

Marin County Taliban Fighter Wins Prison Prayer Lawsuit

A federal judge ruled Friday that an American convicted of fighting alongside the Taliban must be allowed to pray daily in a group with other Muslim inmates at his high-security prison in Indiana.

01/11/2013

KCBS In Depth: Islamic Outrage Over Muhammad Video

One of the Bay Area’s most prominent Islamic voices suggests the violent reactions over a video insulting the prophet Muhammad are misguided, if not outright hypocritical.

10/01/2012

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Judge Dismisses Anti-Semitism Claims Against UC Berkeley

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the University of California, Berkeley filed by two Jewish students who alleged harassment by Muslim students.

12/27/2011

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San Ramon Islamic Center Celebrates Newly-Expanded Mosque

A growing Muslim population in Contra Costa County is celebrating the holy month of Ramadan with a newly-expanded mosque in San Ramon.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/02/2011

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