Mich. Muslims upset over McDonald's halal settlement
Some Muslims in metro Detroit are challenging how money will be divided from a tentative $700,000 settlement over complaints that McDonald's sold non-halal chicken advertised as halal at a Dearborn, Mich., location.
The settlement, reached last month between McDonald's and two organizations, calls for about $275,000 to go the Huda Clinic, a Muslim health center in Detroit; $150,000 to go to the Arab American National Museum in Dearborn, and $25,000 to go to a Dearborn Heights man who was the lead plaintiff. The remainder mostly would go to attorney fees. (continue reading...)