Congressman Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh’s Comments Infuriate Muslims

Comments made by U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) about Islam earlier this week continue to generate a response – and generally not a positive one.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2012

Scales Of Justice

Lawsuit: Man Was Fired Over Muslim Prayers

A Chicago man is suing his former employer in federal court, claiming he was fired because of his religious beliefs.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

Photo Of Decorative Element Atop A Minaret. (Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

Islamic-American Group: Link Between 9/11, Muslim Religion Must Stop

The head of a local Islamic-American organization says that after this year, except for remembering its victims, it’s time for America to move on from the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

WBBM Newsradio–09/08/2011

Photo Of Decorative Element Atop A Minaret. (Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

Ruling Delayed On Proposed DuPage County Mosque

Proposals for a mosque near Willowbrook remain up in the air. The DuPage County Board Tuesday sent the mosque proposal back to committee for further discussion.

CBS Chicago–02/08/2011

Scales Of Justice

U.S. Sues School District Over Muslim Pilgrimage

The U.S. Department of Justice is suing a west suburban school district for not allowing a Muslim teacher to take leave to go on a religious pilgrimage.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2010