Georgia Woman Jailed for Wearing Headscarf to Court

Lisa Valentine of Douglasville
Lisa Valentine of Douglasville

A Douglasville woman was sentenced to 10 days in jail after she arrived to Douglasville municipal court wearing a hijab, the traditional headscarf worn by Muslim women for modesty.  A similar incident occured in the previous week when a judge threw out another woman wearing a hijab.

Full Story from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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