Senate Bill 288

Woman disqualified in cross country for wearing hijab asks for religious expression legislation

BY: - June 12, 2020

Noor Abukaram was 16 when she became fearful of the consequences of her hijab at her cross country meets. After running a personal best in a hijab designed by Nike meant to be used during sports, Sylvania resident Abukaram found out she had been disqualified because of what was considered a uniform violation.  Her mother […]