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McDonald´s settles $700,000
suit over Islamic diet in US

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/22/2013 9:04:30 AM

DEARBORN, Michigan –McDonald´s and one of its franchise owners agreed to pay $700,000 to members of the Muslim community to settle allegations a Detroit-area restaurant falsely advertised its food as being prepared according to Islamic dietary law. McDonald´s and Finley´s Management Co. agreed Friday to the tentative settlement, with that money to be shared by Dearborn Heights resident Ahmed Ahmed, a Detroit health clinic, the Arab American National Museum in Dearborn and lawyers. Ahmed´s attorney, Kassem Dakhlallah, told The Associated Press on Monday that he´s "thrilled" with the preliminary deal that´s expected to be finalized March 1.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 1/22/2013 9:12:46 AM     (No. 9131914)

I just KNEW that Camel Burger didn´t taste right!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: melman, 1/22/2013 9:18:54 AM     (No. 9131931)

Words just don´t come...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: wyowumin, 1/22/2013 9:32:56 AM     (No. 9131963)

Why? Why on earth do these corporations cave time after time? Cowards.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 1/22/2013 9:33:17 AM     (No. 9131964)

But ´´Goat McNuggets´´ has such a nice ring to it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/22/2013 9:49:12 AM     (No. 9131994)

Attention American Businesses!
STOP corrupting American Culture.
Muslims come here by choice. We MUST stop changing our culture to accommodate them.
Ditto the "press 1 for spanish".
My grandparents did not have the option of "press 1 for Polish"..There were no Polish hamburgers.
Stop giving away American identity. Instead, tell them to assimilate. ENOUGH.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Doc Obiwan, 1/22/2013 9:51:43 AM     (No. 9132003)

Burqa-burgers!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: reilly, 1/22/2013 9:52:00 AM     (No. 9132004)


If trouble starts they´ll be missing McDonald´s in the stockade.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: GOPJihad, 1/22/2013 9:55:33 AM     (No. 9132012)

McDhimmi´s

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Scrubber, 1/22/2013 10:00:58 AM     (No. 9132025)

Read the article, people. It´s about McD claiming its food prepared according to Muslim rules. If they didn´t, and it appears that´s what happened, then McD deserves to lose.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Ross MacLochness, 1/22/2013 10:09:13 AM     (No. 9132049)

I don´t see a problem here. If a business wants to sell a product to a particular market, then the product has to be as described. You can´t advertise horse meat as "steak," for example.

So if you´re pulling in Jewish customers by saying the food is kosher, then it had better be kosher. Same with halal food and Muslim customers. That IS American culture.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/22/2013 10:11:39 AM     (No. 9132055)

those muslims like to sue companies - think of the bogus airline ´discrimination´ cases that are moving forward.
They must have learned from the reverend jackson, who has mugged large corporations to maintain his lifestyle and that of his girlfriend and illegitimate child.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Muguy, 1/22/2013 4:23:36 PM     (No. 9132941)

Mickey D´s also serves ham and sausage in the morning for breakfast--wouldnt a Muslim view this as an unclean place to eat according to the Koran?

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