Muslim inmate wins religion case in Va.

Muslim inmate wins religion case in Va.

There are 3 comments on the story from May 15, 2011, titled Muslim inmate wins religion case in Va.. In it, reports that:

In a rare victory for a prison lawsuit, a Muslim inmate in Virginia has won the right to get religious materials in his prison library ...

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Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 May 15, 2011
from upi:

"Al-Amin, then named Donald Jones, was convicted in Norfolk in 1989 of murder and use of a firearm, and sentenced to 52 years. He is scheduled for release in 2016.

"He converted to Islam in prison and changed his name, which he says the prison system refused to call him by. He won that right in the suit as well."

So murder now entitles an inmate in Virginia to call himself a member of "the religion of peace"?

Nibong Tebal, Malaysia

#2 May 15, 2011
The inmate was murderer, right.

The government who put him in prison has murdered and is still murdering innocent people, right.

The inmate has repented and returned to faith, right.

The government hasn't and is still sponsoring terrorism the whole wide world.

The inmate is better than the government.

Ruckersville, VA

#3 May 16, 2011
"Prison religion" is nothing new.

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