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March 2, 2014 in City
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Raqeebah Amatallah talks about her late husband, Dawud Ahmad, last month at her home in Springdale, Wash. Amatallah says she wishes Ahmad, a self-proclaimed sheik, would have spent his final months writing about matters other than a pending case over a structure on their property.

Hakeem Dawud walks back to his Springdale home last month from the two-story wooden structure that has prompted years of legal wrangling for his late father, his family and the community.

Dawud Ahmad