No halal food in jail during Ramadan; U.S. prisoner with complaint 2022

Georgia: A prisoner has complained that prison officials refused to give him halal food during the month of Ramadan. The incident took place in Georgia, USA. The complaint was filed by the Council on American Islamic Relations on behalf of prisoner Norman Simmons. The complaint is against the Decob County Jail in Georgia. According to the complaint, he had asked the jail authorities for halal food since the beginning of the month of Ramadan, but the authorities were not ready for it yet. He said that he often had to starve while fasting in jail […]

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