U.S. Attorney Ends Probe Into Opposition To Muslim Cemetery In DudleyFederal officials have closed an investigation into whether a Massachusetts town violated the civil rights of an Islamic group when town officials rejected plans for a Muslim cemetery.
Dudley Islamic Cemetery Gets Zoning Board OKAfter more than a year of raucous debate and legal battles, the Dudley zoning board of appeals has approved the sale of an old, unused farm for use as an Islamic cemetery.
Report: Deal To Build Muslim Cemetery In Dudley May Be OffA new development in the deal that would have given the green light for an Islamic group to build a cemetery on abandoned farmland in Dudley may be off again.
Town Of Dudley To Allow Muslim Cemetery After Lawsuit DroppedA small Massachusetts town says it's allowing a local Islamic group to build a cemetery after earlier plans were rejected.
AG's Office Cautions Town Of Dudley Against Vote On Proposed Muslim CemeteryGenevieve Nadeau, the civil rights chief for Attorney General Maura Healey, says that under state law, a community — in this case, the town of Dudley — can't "prohibit, regulate, or restrict the use of land or structures for religious purposes."
2 Charged In Assault Of 17-Year-Old Girl In Dudley WoodsPolice searched a wooded area Sunday night to find a 17-year-old girl who called them to say she had been assaulted and was now lost.
Feds To Investigate Rejection Of Muslim Cemetery In DudleyU.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz said Thursday that the investigation will determine whether the town of Dudley violated the right to religious exercise by the Islamic Society of Greater Worcester.
Webster Five Bank Customers' Cards Compromised By Skimming DeviceWebster Five Bank said Tuesday that several of their customers' debit cards were compromised after skimming devices were placed on ATMs at their locations in Dudley and Webster.
Dudley Zoning Board Denies Permit For Muslim CemeteryMembers of the Zoning Board of Appeals in Dudley unanimously voted Thursday against the development of a Muslim cemetery on what was once farm land.
Dudley Town Meeting To Vote On Purchasing Land Islamic Society Wants For CemeteryDudley Town Meeting members could vote Monday night to purchase land that might otherwise be used as the site for a Muslim cemetery.
Town Of Dudley Considering Buying Land Islamic Society Wants For CemeteryThe town of Dudley may decide to buy a plot of farmland that has become the center of a dispute after the Islamic Society of Greater Worcester announced their intent to purchase it for a proposed cemetery.
1 Killed In Dudley FireOne man was killed when a travel trailer camper parked against the rear of a Dudley home caught fire Sunday morning.

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