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Pamela Geller group loses federal appeal

An anti-Muslim group cannot post ads on buses in Washington state showing photos of wanted terrorists.

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SEATTLE – An anti-Muslim group cannot post ads on buses in Washington state showing photos of wanted terrorists and wrongly claiming the FBI offers a $25 million reward for their one of their captures, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a claim by the American Freedom Defense Initiative that King County violated its First Amendment right to free speech by refusing to post the advertisements on buses.

The group – whose leader, Pamela Geller, organized the Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas that exploded in violence in May – has similar bus ads in other cities and has gone to court with mixed results after some transportation officials rejected them.

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The decision by the French satirical

magazine Charlie Hebdo to stop publishing

any further cartoons of the Islamic prophet

Muhammed has been described by some

as a “cave, ” but Pamela Geller said it was

something More…

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The pro-Israel group American Freedom

Defense Initiative, headed by activist

blogger Pamela Geller, on Wednesday

sued the NY Metropolitan Transportation

Authority, asking Manhattan federal

court to force the MTA More…

 

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