[JURIST] Lawyers for Guantanamo Bay detainees on Thursday filed [motion, PDF] an emergency application in the US District Court for the District of Columbia [official website] for a temporary restraining order prohibiting the government from depriving the inmates of the right to pray communally during the month of Ramadan. Lawyers for petitioner Imad Abdullah Hassan have already applied [motion, brief, PDF] for a preliminary injunction, pending, that alleges that prohibiting the detainees from prayer violates the Religious Freedom Restoration Act...

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