Murfreesboro http://wkyufm.org en Tennessee Mosque Ordered Open by Judge http://wkyufm.org/post/tennessee-mosque-ordered-open-judge <p>A federal judge has ordered a Tennessee county to move ahead with opening a Muslim congregation&#39;s newly built mosque after a two year fight by opponents. The Islamic Center of Murfreesboro sued Rutherford County Wednesday and asked District Judge Todd Campbell for an emergency order to let worshippers into the building before the holy month of Ramadan starts at sundown Thursday. Thu, 19 Jul 2012 10:56:15 +0000 Joe Corcoran 15868 at http://wkyufm.org Tennessee Mosque Remains Vacant as Legal Wrangling Continues http://wkyufm.org/post/tennessee-mosque-remains-vacant-legal-wrangling-continues <p>A Rutherford County judge is continuing to block a local mosque from receiving a certificate of occupancy. Chancellor Robert Corlew issued the injunction last month after ruling that county officials did not provide sufficient public notice for the May 2010 meeting where the mosque&#39;s construction plans were approved. Mon, 02 Jul 2012 18:33:15 +0000 Associated Press 15022 at http://wkyufm.org Tennessee Mosque Controversy Continues, with County Commission Fighting Judge's Ruling http://wkyufm.org/post/tennessee-mosque-controversy-continues-county-commission-fighting-judges-ruling <p>Rutherford County&#39;s planning commission has voted to appeal a ruling that voided their approval of a new mosque. The Daily News Journal reports the commission voted for the appeal 6-1 at its meeting Monday night. Tue, 12 Jun 2012 15:41:40 +0000 Associated Press 13911 at http://wkyufm.org Tennessee Mosque Controversy Continues, with County Commission Fighting Judge's Ruling While Legal Wrangling Continues, Tennessee Mosque Construction Moves Ahead http://wkyufm.org/post/while-legal-wrangling-continues-tennessee-mosque-construction-moves-ahead <p>Construction is continuing on a new mosque outside of Murfreesboro as attorneys debate the import of a judge&#39;s ruling that voided approval of the site plan. Rutherford County Chancellor Robert Corlew issued that ruling on Tuesday, saying that there was insufficient public notice of the meeting where the site plan was approved. Thu, 31 May 2012 15:31:10 +0000 Associated Press 13283 at http://wkyufm.org While Legal Wrangling Continues, Tennessee Mosque Construction Moves Ahead Tennessee Mosque Construction Halted Over Public Notice Issue http://wkyufm.org/post/tennessee-mosque-construction-halted-over-public-notice-issue <p>A judge in Tennessee ruled Tuesday that the public wasn&#39;t properly notified about a meeting where local officials approved the plan for a proposed mosque, meaning construction of the disputed project will be&nbsp;stopped. Tue, 29 May 2012 19:30:31 +0000 Associated Press 13163 at http://wkyufm.org