Souhair Khatib


OC Sheriff’s Department Settles Head Scarf Lawsuit With Muslim Woman

An Orange County Muslim woman who was forced to remove her head scarf by jailers has settled a civil rights lawsuit.



Supreme Court Allows Woman To Sue Over Headscarf Removal

The Supreme Court will let a Muslim woman sue Southern California jailers for making her take off her head scarf in a courthouse holding cell.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/03/2011

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Court: Jailers Violated Rights In Removal Of Muslim’s Scarf

A federal appeals court says Orange County jailers violated the religious freedom rights of a Muslim woman who was ordered to take off her headscarf in a courthouse holding cell.