President Barack Obama nominated Maryland attorney Abid Riaz Qureshi, pictured, to the federal bench. If confirmed, he’d be the first Muslim American to serve as a federal judge. But that assertion renewed interest in another federal judge, Abdul Karim Kallon of Alabama, a Methodist who many assumed was a Muslim.
President Barack Obama nominated Maryland attorney Abid Riaz Qureshi, pictured, to the federal bench. If confirmed, he’d be the first Muslim American to serve as a federal judge. But that assertion renewed interest in another federal judge, Abdul Karim Kallon of Alabama, a Methodist who many assumed was a Muslim. Latham & Watkins LLP AP
President Barack Obama nominated Maryland attorney Abid Riaz Qureshi, pictured, to the federal bench. If confirmed, he’d be the first Muslim American to serve as a federal judge. But that assertion renewed interest in another federal judge, Abdul Karim Kallon of Alabama, a Methodist who many assumed was a Muslim. Latham & Watkins LLP AP

What happens when a Muslim judge turns out to be a Methodist?

September 09, 2016 06:56 PM