Muslim http://wmot.org en Opponents Continue to Contest Murfreesboro Mosque http://wmot.org/post/opponents-continue-contest-murfreesboro-mosque <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) — The Islamic Center of Murfreesboro received its final occupancy certificate Thursday. Friday, opponents of the Mosque continued their effort to prevent the new worship center from being used.</span></p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 16:37:25 +0000 AP/WMOT 14919 at http://wmot.org Tenn. GOP Resists Calls to Reign in Rhetoric http://wmot.org/post/tenn-gop-resists-calls-reign-rhetoric <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; -- Tennessee&rsquo;s Republicans are resisting calls to reign in conservatives on the party&rsquo;s right flank.</p><p>Stories this week in Tennessee&rsquo;s two largest newspapers, the Commercial Appeal in Memphis and the Tennessean here in the Mid-State, call into question comments made recently by county-level GOP officials concerning gays and Muslims.</p><p>At the national level, Republican Party leadership spoke out forcefully this week against similar comments made by Congresswoman Michelle Bachman.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 15:58:58 +0000 Mike Osborne 13671 at http://wmot.org Judge Allows Mosque Construction to Continue http://wmot.org/post/judge-allows-mosque-construction-continue <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP) &mdash; A Rutherford County judge has ruled that construction of the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro&rsquo;s new mosque can continue for now.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 30 May 2012 08:24:14 +0000 Associated Press 11477 at http://wmot.org Judge Allows Mosque Construction to Continue Murfreesboro Mosque Case Headed Back to Court http://wmot.org/post/murfreesboro-mosque-case-headed-back-court-0 <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">MURFREESBORO, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP/WMOT) &mdash; A lawsuit that seeks to void the approval for a Rutherford County mosque will go to trial next week in Murfreesboro.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:01:57 +0000 AP/WMOT 10001 at http://wmot.org Murfreesboro Mosque Case Headed Back to Court Mosque Representative "Shocked" By Training http://wmot.org/post/mosque-representative-shocked-training <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn&nbsp;(WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; WMOT News has been telling you this week about a three day training seminar held at the World Outreach Church in Murfreesboro. That training concluded Wednesday afternoon.</p><p>The seminar was conducted by Strategic Engagement Group, a company that believes the American people are under threat from a coordinated, global Muslim conspiracy involving all 56 of the world&rsquo;s Islamic nations.</p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 19:29:27 +0000 Mike Osborne 7372 at http://wmot.org Mosque Representative "Shocked" By Training