Philadelphia: Muslim who pledged allegiance to ISIS who shot police officer tells judge he won’t ‘plead to anyone but Allah’

Follow @TheCircumvent January 31: ‘Thought of Allah’ as he pulled trigger AP, January 25, 2018. A man accused of ambushing a Philadelphia police officer with a hail of gunfire in the name of the Islamic State group refused to cooperate… Continue Reading

(Updated) Germany: Trial starts in case of woman raped by asylum seeker wielding branch saw

Follow @TheCircumvent February 20, 2018: Tries to burn himself alive… October 19: 11 1/2 years in prison October 19: Prosecutor Calls for 13-Year Sentence October 17: Asylum seeker ‘is a danger to society and likely to strike again’ September 29: Failed asylum seeker… Continue Reading

Pakistan: Court orders watchdog to identify NGO’s spreading ‘blasphemous’ content on social media

Follow @TheCircumvent The Express Tribune, August 11, 2017. The Islamabad High Court (IHC) ordered the telecom watchdog on Friday to identify the non-governmental organisations (NGOs) involved in circulating “blasphemous content” on social media. IHC judge Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui, in his… Continue Reading