Raja Naeem http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Taxi Drivers Protest For Religious Discrimination Lawsuit http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-taxi-drivers-protest-religious-discrimination-lawsuit <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About two dozen taxi drivers protested outside of City Hall in St. Louis on Monday, denouncing a Muslim cab driver's arrest for wearing his religious clothing while on the job.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Raja&nbsp;Naeem&nbsp;jokes that his attorney calls him "the Muslim Rosa Parks."</span></p><p>The Metropolitan Taxicab Commission warned him that he couldn't wear his religious clothing while picking up customers from Lambert airport, and that he would be arrested if he did.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 22:04:46 +0000 Chris McDaniel 25234 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Taxi Drivers Protest For Religious Discrimination Lawsuit St. Louis Taxi Driver Claims Religious Discrimination In Suit Against City, Others http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-taxi-driver-claims-religious-discrimination-suit-against-city-others <p><em>Updated to correct spelling of Patti Hageman's name</em></p><p>A St. Louis taxi driver has filed a religious discrimination lawsuit against the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission, the City of St. Louis and Whelan Security.</p><p>Raja&nbsp;Naeem filed the lawsuit this morning following his Dec. 7 arrest at Lambert Airport.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 20:34:34 +0000 Julie Bierach 7339 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Taxi Driver Claims Religious Discrimination In Suit Against City, Others