Michael Hari's Hatred Was Behind Bloomington Mosque Attack, Prosecutors SayThe leader of an anti-government group in Illinois and alleged mastermind behind a 2017 attack on a Minnesota mosque was acting on his hatred of Muslims when he came up with a plan to pipe bomb the building during morning prayers, prosecutors said Monday.
Trial To Begin For Man Accused In Minnesota Mosque BombingJury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in the trial of the leader of an Illinois anti-government group who is accused of being the mastermind behind the 2017 bombing of a suburban Minneapolis mosque.
Magistrate: Bloomington Mosque Bombing Case Should Not Be DismissedA federal magistrate is recommending that a judge decline to dismiss charges against an Illinois militia leader who was the alleged ringleader behind the 2017 bombing of a Bloomington, Minnesota mosque.
FBI Agent: Accused Bloomington Mosque Bomber Had Cache Of Guns An FBI agent has testified the accused militia leader charged with organizing the bombing of a Minnesota mosque kept a cache of guns, including assault rifles that were altered to be fully automatic.
Mosque Bombing Suspect Tried To Escape, Court Documents SayA document filed by prosecutors says 48-year-old Michael Hari tried to flee when he was being transported to a Minnesota jail. The report gives no details about the escape attempt.
Illinois Man Pleads Not Guilty In Minnesota Mosque BombingAn Illinois man has pleaded not guilty in the bombing of a mosque in Minnesota, three weeks after two of his alleged accomplices pleaded guilty.
More Charges For Men Accused Of Bloomington Mosque BombingA federal grand jury in central Illinois has returned a superseding indictment of four men already facing weapons charges.
Mosque Bombing's Alleged Leader Could Be Threatening FigureA former sheriff's deputy and purported ringleader in the bombing of a Minnesota mosque emerges in court documents as a sometimes-threatening figure with anti-government views who also wrote books and attracted others into his shadowy group.