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Muslim Judge in Maryland Contributes to Rule of Law

According to the latest religion census in the US, Islam was the fastest growing religion here in the last 10 years. The number of Muslims has soared from 1 million in 2000 to 2.6 million in 2010. Muslim professionals are becoming a part of American public life. Freshta Azizi from VOA’s Afghan Service introduces us to Judge Hassan El Amin, the first Muslim to preside over a Maryland court.