Anti-Shariah Rally In Denver Draws People From Both Sides

DENVER (AP) – Police in Denver kept protesters against Islamic law and counter-protesters separated Saturday by a four-lane street in front of the state Capitol.

protest 1 Anti Shariah Rally In Denver Draws People From Both Sides

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About 175 protesters held their rally on the Capitol grounds, singing the national anthem and waving signs. Around 200 counter-protesters gathered across the street with signs expressing support for Muslims. About 100 police officers were in between.

protest 3 Anti Shariah Rally In Denver Draws People From Both Sides

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Members of the two groups shouted at each other across the street but no major disturbances were initially reported.

protest 2 Anti Shariah Rally In Denver Draws People From Both Sides

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  1. The Associated Press? Were all of your reporters on vacation?

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