Federal judge bars Oklahoma's certification of Sharia law amendment - Article Photos 2/3

Muneer Awad, executive director of Council on American-Islamic Relations in Oklahoma, talks to media outside Federal Courthouse after U.S. Judge Vicki Miles-LaGrange handed down a temporary restraining order to block a state constitutional amendment that prohibits state courts from considering international or Islamic law when making rulings in Oklahoma. Oklahoma City, November 8 , 2010. Photo by Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD ORG XMIT: OKC1011081242083620