SEXUAL ABUSE: Muslim Imam Found Not Guilty

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A Des Moines religious leader was found not guilty of sexual abuse charges by a jury Friday.

Nermin Spahic, an imam at the Des Moines Islamic Cultural Center, was charged with sexual abuse and sexual misconduct by a counselor.

He was accused of sexually assaulting a daughter and mother during a ceremonial ritual.

The Des Moines Register reports he was found not guilty by a jury Friday morning.


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