Murfreesboro Mosque Issues Remain

Though a local judge voided approval for construction of a new mosque in Murfreesboro this week, mosque officials said they would continue construction unless and until county officials order work to stop, according to the Nashville Business Journal. Attorney Joe Brandon, who represented mosque opponents, responded saying there would be additional litigation if the work doesn't stop. Meanwhile, the national Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has called on the U.S. Justice Department to protect the religious rights of Tennessee Muslims in the wake of the ruling. Read more on that in the Daily News Journal.