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Thu July 19, 2012
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Spokesman Says Mosque Likely Not Ready for Start of Ramadan

The Islamic Center of Murfreesboro is nearing completion.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  A spokesman for the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro now says congregants likely will not get to celebrate the beginning of Ramadan in their new mosque.

The Center’s leadership filed a lawsuit in federal court in Nashville yesterday, asking that a chancery court order denying them occupancy of the new building be lifted immediately.  That order was granted yesterday evening.

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