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Man Gets 13 Years in Hate Crime of Sikh Cabby

Pedro Antonio Ramirez was sentenced in a California court yesterday to 13 years in prison for his part in the November 2010 hate crime and assault of Harbhajan Singh, a Sikh cab driver.

Saturday, Jun 04, 2011 | 12:29 PM

CNN and Financial Times Remove Sikh Images

FT Apologizes, CNN Repeat Offender

CNN and Financial Times, two international news outlets, on Friday removed images of Sikhs used in their online news reports of Osama bin Laden, on their home pages.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 | 02:59 PM

Maryland Kirpan Arrest Raises Questions of Profiling

Harpreet Singh Khalsa, a newly converted Sikh, stopped at a Maryland 7-Eleven convenience late one night in January when a police officer noticed him.

Thursday, Apr 14, 2011 | 09:00 PM

Implications of Kirpan Ban in Rochester Gurdwara’s Lawsuit

What began last year as a commonplace lawsuit about control of the Gurdwara of Rochester, New York, has turned into a case with possible implications about the ability of Sikhs to freely carry Kirpans in the United States.

Friday, Apr 08, 2011 | 10:41 AM

Man Withdraws Guilty Plea in Cab Driver Beating

In a surprising twist to a hate crime case, a California man who previously pleaded guilty of assaulting taxi driver Harbhajan Singh, told the court Friday that he plans to change his plea.

Wednesday, Apr 06, 2011 | 12:12 AM

Sikhs at White House Conference on Bullying

A Sikh student, a Sikh entrepreneur and a Sikh activist were among the 150 guests at the White House conference on bullying prevention this month.

Sunday, Mar 20, 2011 | 01:48 PM

California State Senator to Don Turban in Solidarity With Sikhs

A top California state senator expressed his solidarity with the Sikh community Sunday by proposing that he will wear a turban for a day.

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011 | 10:12 AM

Hundreds Attend Prayer Vigil for Shooting Victims

Locals show support for Sikh community as investigation continues into the March 4 shooting in California of Surinder Singh and Gurmej Singh Atwal.

Sunday, Mar 13, 2011 | 11:35 AM

Meet the Families Affected by Last Week's Shooting in Elk Grove

Kamaljit Atwal, whose father barely survived the shooting, hopes media coverage of the case will prompt a witness to come forward with information—and claim a reward that now stands at more than $42,000.

Friday, Mar 11, 2011 | 01:16 PM

Guilty Pleas, One With Hate Crime, in Sikh Taxi Driver Assault

Pedro Antonio Ramirez and Johnny Morales pleaded guilty Monday to the November assault on Harbhajan Singh, a taxi driver, with Ramirez admitting to the attack as a hate crime.

Wednesday, Mar 09, 2011 | 02:26 PM



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