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2001-07-13

Lawyers for Black American Activist Louis Farrakhan Went to Court Yesterday in a Bid Tooverturn a British Government Ban On His Entering the Country

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Farrakhan, head of the Nation of Islam, has been excluded from Britain since 1986 on the basis of fears he would stirup racial tensions if allowed in.

Guest:

  • Sadiq Kahn, lawyer for Louis Farrakhan, and a partner a the leading British human rights firm, ChristianFisher.

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