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Officer accused of asking woman to remove her hijab at D.C. library
by Michelle Basch
The D.C. Public Library is investigating after witnesses said a Muslim woman visiting the Shaw Library was asked by a library police officer to remove her headscarf or leave.
Jessica Raven tells WTOP it happened about a foot away from her on Wednesday, and she called it "horrifying."
Raven said the woman refused the officer's request to remove her hijab, and told him she wasn't bothering anyone.
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