Michigan and Oklahoma are not alone.
More than 20 states are examining laws that would ban Sharia in courtrooms. It is important, however, to understand that each of these laws have a different focus. While some explicitly point out Islamic law and solely target its tenets, other proposals — like the one in Michigan — more broadly target foreign laws. The AILC has come out in support for latter but not the former.
Muslim Group Seeks to Ban Sharia Law in America
“Many of us fled the Muslim world to escape Shariah law…We do not wish these laws to follow us here.”