Man Who Pleaded Guilty To Helping ISIS Released To His FamilyA 21-year-old Burnsville man who plead guilty to helping ISIS has been released to a halfway house and into the custody of his parents.
Terror Informant Won't Go To Jail After Polygraph FailA young convicted terrorist will not be going to prison even though he violated conditions of his release.
German De-Radicalization Expert Testifies About Minn. Terror DefendantsThere was an unprecedented hearing in Minneapolis federal court Tuesday, focusing on trying to provide alternative sentencing to six young Minnesota men convicted of trying to help ISIS.
10th Person Accused Of Plotting To Join ISIS Appears In CourtA tenth Twin Cities terror suspect accused of trying to join ISIS appeared in federal court Thursday. Investigators arrested 20-year-old Abdirizak Warsame in Eagan last night. He is the latest in a group of friends who prosecutors say tried to leave the country to join the Islamic State.
10th Terror Suspect Arrested, Accused Of Helping Others Join ISISAccording to the criminal complaint, Abdirizak Mohamed Warsame was at one point the leader of a group of young, Somali-American from the Twin Cities who tried to flee the country in April to aid the terrorist organization in Iraq and Syria.
U.S. Attorney Explains Why Terror Suspect Is Being Treated DifferentlyFollowing reports that a Minnesota man accused of trying to join ISIS is suffering in prison, U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger issued a statement detailing why the man is being treated differently than others who’ve been accused of trying to join the terrorist group.
Man Expected To Plead Guilty To Terror ChargesOne of the Minnesota men accused of planning to travel to Syria to join ISIS is expected to plead guilty to terror charges. Federal court records show that change of plea notice was filed for Zacharia Yusuf Abdurahman.
Terror Suspect Caught Boasting He Won't Be De-RadicalizedA Minnesota terror suspect is recorded boasting he and his friends will never be de-radicalized. The quotes come from a court document released ahead of a hearing Wednesday in which three suspects will ask a judge to free them before trial.
Terror Suspect Released To Halfway House Kept Box Cutter Under BedA Minneapolis man convicted of trying to help ISIS is back in jail after a box cutter was found under his bed at a halfway house.
Judge To Consider Releasing Terror Suspects To Halfway HousesThe judge overseeing the case of seven men who are accused of trying to join ISIS is considering their proposals to be released into halfway houses or be put under home supervision.
Judge Orders Terror Suspects To Remain In Jail Prior To TrialFive Minnesota terror suspects will remain in jail, at least for now, as they wait for their trial. But a judge left the possibility open that he would consider putting them in halfway houses or some other less restrictive setting.
Teen Who Pleaded Guilty In Terror Case Going Back To PrisonA Twin Cities teenager who pleaded guilty to trying to join ISIS is going back to prison.
MN Man Accused Of Trying To Join ISIS Pleads GuiltyA Minneapolis teenager accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group has pleaded guilty in federal court. Abdullahi Yusuf entered the plea Thursday to one count of conspiracy to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization, which carries a maximum prison sentence of 15 years.
Minnesota Terror Suspect Ordered To Halfway HouseA Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group has been ordered to a halfway house while his case is pending.
Lawyers For Minnesota Terror Suspect Propose Civics ProgramAttorneys for a man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group are proposing he be free pending trial if he agrees to participate in a course promoting civic involvement. The attorneys say their plan would guarantee public safety while 18-year-old Abdullahi Yusuf's case is pending.