Zainab Chaaban's attorney says making the woman take off her hijab is akin to asking her to "walk around completely naked in front of strangers."
The woman was attending a public hearing about an officer-involved shooting at the time of the alleged incident, according to the lawsuit.
A journalist claimed that a Southwest flight attendant threatened to have his wife removed from a flight.
Zhu was caught in a row over Muslim women wearing hijabs and said black communities should address violence in their own communities before "blaming others."
The image of Movahedi brandishing her white hijab from a stick during protests at the end of 2017 became a rallying call on social media.
"To me, it was the same thing as if they had asked someone to take their top off."
Guy Benson wasn't happy with Pirro's response to the criticism of her comments about Democrat Ilhan Omar.
"Is her adherence to this Islamic doctrine indicative of her adherence to Sharia law, which in itself is antithetical to the United States Constitution?" the Fox News Host asked.
Congressional Democrats are poised to update Capitol Hill rules that would allow lawmakers such as Ilhan Omar to wear religion headwear in the chamber.
"I'm saddened that you live in such a home and neighborhood where you feel that I could not be accepted based on this."
Iran has previously moved to crackdown on Instagram and recently, a judiciary official suggested that blocking or filtering the platform is on the government's agenda.
Soumya Swaminathan said Iranian modesty laws infringed on her "right to freedom of expression, and right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion."
Woman receive $60,000 after being forced to take of Islamic headscarf in front of male officers.
A Muslim student is being cyberbullied after accusing a teacher of removing her hijab headscarf, says civil rights group.
A Virginia teacher was placed on leave after a student reported the teacher for pulling her hijab.
Parents of the second grader said their daughter had been left traumatized by the incident.
USA Boxing lifted its ban on the apparel to allow Amaiya Zafar to compete.
The brother and sister are now banned from the national team for contravening core Iranian principles.
The Grand Mufti's office expressed surprise at Le Pen's public reaction to headscarf, claiming she had not expressed concern when informed of the plans prior to the engagement.
The image sparked a backlash online after it was uploaded to a far-right Facebook page.
Female players face being forced to cover up at next year's world championships in Iran.
A court recently ruled that Muslim girls should be allowed to wear the headscarf to school.