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Man Who Lied In Somali Terrorism Case Gets 2 Years

A man who admitted he lied before a grand jury investigating why young Somali men were leaving Minnesota to join a terrorist group in their homeland has been sentenced to two years in prison. Adarus Abdulle Ali pleaded guilty in 2009 to one count of perjury.

05/16/2013

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Women Found Guilty On All Counts In Terror Funding Case

Two Minnesota women who claimed they were helping the poor in Somalia were convicted Thursday of conspiring to funnel money to a terrorist group as part of what prosecutors called a “deadly pipeline” sending funds and fighters to al-Shabab.

10/20/2011

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Deliberations Ongoing In Minn. Terror Funding Case

Jurors considering the case of two Minnesota women accused of conspiring to funnel money to a terror group in Somalia have wrapped up their second full day of deliberations without a verdict.

10/19/2011

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Jurors To Resume Deliberating Terror Funding Case

A jury has resumed deliberations in the case of two Minnesota women accused of conspiring to funnel money to a terror group in Somalia.

10/19/2011

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No Verdict Yet In Minn. Terror Funding Case

The jury considering the case of two Minnesota women accused of conspiring to funnel money to a terror group in Somalia has ended its first full day of deliberations with no verdict.

10/18/2011

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Supporters Of Minn. Women Kept Outside Courthouse

Two Minnesota women accused of funneling money to a terror group in Somalia were among a group of people briefly kept outside the federal courthouse in Minneapolis on Tuesday as jurors deliberated the case inside.

10/18/2011

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Closing Arguments Wrapped In Minn. Terror Trial

Jurors heard closing arguments in the terror trial of two Somali-American women from Rochester on Monday and now, the case is in their hands.

10/17/2011

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Prosecutors: Women Talk Of Jihad In Recorded Calls

Two Minnesota women accused of funneling money to a terror group in Somalia talked about collecting money for al-Shabab, supporting fighters instead of other charities and the possibility that FBI was listening in on their conversations, according to hours of recorded phone calls played for jurors.

10/12/2011

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Minn. Woman Says She’ll Stand For Terror Trial

A Minnesota woman who was jailed for refusing to stand during her trial on terror charges has had a change of heart.

10/05/2011

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Opening Statements To Start In Minn. Terror Trial

Opening statements are set to start in the trial of two Minnesota women accused of funneling money to a terrorist group in Somalia.

10/04/2011

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Minn. Women Accused Of Terror Financing Face Trial

One of two Minnesota women accused of funneling money to a terrorist group in Somalia allegedly told potential donors to ignore charities and focus on “the jihad” and helped finance local Somali men’s travel to their war-torn homeland to fight, prosecutors alleged in court filings.

10/02/2011

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Minn. Women Face Joint Trial On Terror Charges

A federal judge says he won’t hold separate trials for two Minnesota woman accused of sending money to the terror group al-Shabab in Somalia.

06/23/2011

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Judge Won’t Dismiss Rochester Women’s Terror Case

A federal judge won’t dismiss the indictment against two Minnesota women accused of funneling money to the terror group al-Shabab in Somalia.

06/21/2011

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