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Judge Tells Rutherford County How to Solve Mosque Case

Judge Tells Rutherford County How to Solve Mosque Case

July 2, 2012 at 2:25 pm

A court in Rutherford County continues to block Muslims from occupying their nearly-finished mosque in Murfreesboro. Monday a judge refused to back away while the case is appealed.

Texas Man Indicted For Threatening Murfreesboro Mosque

Texas Man Indicted For Threatening Murfreesboro Mosque

June 21, 2012 at 4:41 pm

A Texas man has been indicted for calling in a bomb threat last year against a mosque in Murfreesboro. In announcing the indictment Thursday, the U.S. attorney for Middle Tennessee said he would not tolerate attacks on religious freedom.

Judge Allows Mosque Construction to Continue, Blocks Occupancy Permit

Judge Allows Mosque Construction to Continue, Blocks Occupancy Permit

June 13, 2012 at 3:58 pm

A judge in Rutherford County says construction of a new mosque can continue, but no one can move in.

Murfreesboro Mosque Revisited

Murfreesboro Mosque Revisited

June 13, 2012 at 5:29 am

A large mosque being built in Murfreesboro is almost done. From the outside, what’s left is capping off the structure with a quintessential dome and two small minarets. While construction nears completion, the fight to finish continues. Two years after the local planning commission approved the project, a judge will consider stopping work at a hearing Wednesday.

Murfreesboro Mosque Opponents Ask Judge to Stop Construction

June 7, 2012 at 6:42 am

A group opposed to a new mosque in Rutherford County has filed for an injunction to halt construction at the site.

Fire at Mosque Site Determined to be Arson

September 4, 2010 at 2:04 pm

Federal investigators have decided a fire at the site of a planned Islamic center and mosque in Tennessee was arson. Detectives are offering a $20,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest.