Wednesday, November 23, 2005

Why not field-level box seats on the 50-yard-line?
Giants Stadium sets aside prayer spaces, reacting to Muslims' complaints

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A special area for people who want to pray will be set aside at Giants Stadium, where several Muslim fans were detained and questioned by the FBI in September, the stadium operator said Tuesday.

Sohail Mohammed, lawyer for the Totowa-based American Muslim Union, met Sunday with officials from the sports complex, private vendors and the FBI to educate them about the cultural and religious practices of Islam.

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