32 Boston College Journal of Law & Social Justice 1 (2012)
This article surveys references to Islam and Muslims in American court opinions from 1800 to 1960. It argues that American judges as a group portray an ambivalent attitude toward Muslims, some treating Islam disparagingly or as an exotic and fanciful religion, and others emphasizing the religious equality that Muslims deserve
Failinger, Marie, "Islam in the Mind of American Courts" (2012). Faculty Scholarship. Paper 320.