Texas Inmate Wins Kosher Food Lawsuit After 12-Year Legal Dispute

Texas Inmate Wins Kosher Food Lawsuit After 12-Year Legal Dispute

Written by Don Byrd The Becket law firm yesterday announced the end of a lengthy dispute over the denial of kosher meals to Orthodox Jewish inmates in Texas’ prison system. Max Moussazadeh dropped his suit upon his release from prison after the state agreed to...
Court Rules Denial of New Jersey Mosque Permit Unlawful

Court Rules Denial of New Jersey Mosque Permit Unlawful

Written by Don Byrd A federal judge in New Jersey has ruled in favor of the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge, which sued the Township of Bernards for denying a construction permit application for a new mosque. A local planning board, the court ruled, violated the...