Judge Rules Michigan Transit Agency Can Ban Ads Critical of Islam They Deem "Political"

RefugefromIslam.com provides information to those interested in leaving the faith but the transit agency considered it political


The public transit authority in southeastern Michigan has the right to ban advertisements that it deems political for targeting Islam, the 6th Circuit ruled.

Though a federal judge in Detroit had previously granted the American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI) an injunction, a three-judge appellate panel upheld the viewpoint-neutral ban on political advertising enforced by the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART).