Minn. Man Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanor In Twitter Threats CaseA Minnesota man accused of tweeting threats to kill a federal judge and FBI agents pleaded guilty Tuesday to a lesser count and was sentenced to three years of probation by a judge who advised him to think before he posts.
Flurry Of Filings In Minn. Terrorism CaseThere was a lot of activity Thursday in the terror case involving a number of young Minnesota Somalis accused of traveling or attempting to travel to Syria to join ISIS.
Somali Man Can Withdraw Appeal In Terror Case A man sentenced to 20 years in prison for his role in a pipeline that funneled young men from Minnesota to a terrorist group in Somalia is being allowed to withdraw his appeal.
Sentencings Approach In Somali Terror Case Nine people convicted in a government investigation of terror recruitment and financing for an al-Qaida-linked group in Somalia are to be sentenced this week in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis.
New Details Emerge In Somali Terror CaseA Minnesota man accused of helping young Somali men travel to their war-stricken homeland to possibly fight with a terrorist group held mobilizing meetings at mosques and homes, and conspired to provide money and weapons, prosecutors alleged in a new indictment made public Thursday.