SJC Councilwoman Refused to Order From Halal Food Serving Eatery for City Meeting
Dietary restrictions these days are as abundant as gluten-free everything at the grocery store. Some folks avoid certain foods out of health conditions; others gobble up plant-based diets with politics in mind. But for San Juan Capistrano councilwoman Pam Patterson, she’s religiously averse to halal food–meats and other fare deemed “permissible” in accordance to Islamic preparation.
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