Sunday, 13 November 2016

[USA / Louisiana / Hedjab-Tugging Tales in the Age of Trump] CNN Still Pushing Hoax Story About Anti-Muslim Hate Crime That Never Happened

CNN Still Pushing Hoax Story About Anti-Muslim Hate Crime That Never Happened

PETER HASSON
Reporter, Associate Editor
11/12/2016
... The unnamed woman claimed her attackers knocked her to the ground while hurling racial slurs at her.

She later admitted to police that she fabricated the entire thing. ...
More hedjab-tugging tales at The Daily caller

# She admitted making up the story:

Report: UL-Lafayette student who made up story of being beaten, robbed of wallet and hijab facing charge

BY RICHARD BURGESS | THEADVOCATE.COM
NOV 10, 2016
... A University of Louisiana at Lafayette student admitted Thursday to making up a story about being attacked by two men, one reportedly wearing a "Trump" hat, who yelled ethnic slurs at her and then stole her wallet and hijab head covering, according to Lafayette Police. ...
# But that doesn't mean the story wasn't true :)

Muslim Student in Louisiana Faces Criminal Mischief Charge After Reporting Her Assault to the Police

Hannah Gold
... Rather than carefully weigh the police’s claim against that of Altamimi, who has yet to respond to these latest allegations, several outlets went right ahead and wrote that she had lied, based on the word of the police alone. ...