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Amazing victory

Anti-Sharia Bill Dies in Senate!

 Interfaith Opposition to un-American SB 1360 pays off.

 The Tampa Bay Times Reports today that Ant-Islam Senate Bill 1360 died in the Senate! CAIR Florida monitored the session until the last minute and has confirmed that this is true and the Senate closed today without passing SB 1360!

 "This is a great success not only for the Muslim community, but for all Americans who believe in the Constitutional protections of Freedom of Religion." Said CAIR-Tampa executive director, Hassan Shibly.

"This sends a strong message that we will not tolerate legislation intended to demonize, attack, and marginalize religious minorities in America.

Our victory tonight is a great example of how the interfaith and civil rights community united can make a positive difference for all Americans." On Wednesday, CAIR Florida held a press conference denouncing SB 1360 with several leading interfaith and civil rights leaders.

 The press conference was pla…

Amazing victory thank s to Allah and all that respond to the call of action .

The Florida Legislative session just ended at midnight, and SB 1360 IS DEFEATED & DEAD!

 This has been an intense and emotional three weeks for us all. A bill crafted by a fear-monger and pushed by anti-Muslim hate groups took us all by surprise just as we were finalizing arrangements in Tallahassee for Muslim Capitol Day.

 We rallied hundreds of people to Tallahassee 10 days ago, only to watch in shock and disbelief as lawmakers mocked us and passed the bill in a Senate subcommittee without any public debate on the matter. Again, We were mocked as State Senators claimed this was NOT a bill about suppressing freedom of religion while openly distributing anti-Muslim, hate-filled literature among colleagues in our State Capitol. They counted us out and assumed we were knocked out… ...but they didn’t count on us coming back swinging; and swing we did.

 By the Grace of God, we launched the website StopSB1360.org. We fired up the email, delivering over 40,000 email messages to Flo…