Appeals Court Upholds Terrorism Convictions For 3 MinnesotansA federal appeals court has upheld lengthy prison sentences for three Minnesota men who were convicted in 2016 of plotting to join the Islamic State group to fight in Syria and kill for the terrorist group.
Final 3 Defendants In ISIS Case Sentenced To At Least 30 Years In PrisonThree young Minnesota men who went to trial and were convicted of trying to join ISIS will be sentenced Wednesday. This comes after six others who admitted to the terror plot were also sentenced.
Some Twin Cities Terror Trial Evidence ReleasedWe are getting our first look at some of the evidence from the Twin Cities terror trial. A jury found Abdirahman Daud, Mohamed Farah and Guled Omar guilty last week of a plot to join ISIS and commit murder on behalf of the terrorist group.
Jury Deliberations Continue In Terror TrialA Twin Cities jury will continue deliberating the fate of three Minnesota terror suspects Thursday. Prosecutors charged Abdirahman Daud, Mohamed Farah and Guled Omar with trying to join ISIS.
Closing Arguments Given In Terror Trial, Deliberations BeginJury deliberations are expected to begin soon in the federal trial of three Minnesota men accused of plotting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group.
Terror Trial Continues Closing Arguments TuesdayThe federal trial of three young men accused of conspiring to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group is winding down in Minnesota.
Closing Arguments Expected Tuesday In Terror TrialClosing arguments are expected Tuesday in the three week trial of three young Twin Cities men accused of trying to join ISIS.
Minneapolis Terror Trial: A TimelineOver the past several years in Minneapolis, federal authorities say 10 young men attempted to provide material support to the terrorist organization ISIS.
Terror Trial Judge Warns Defendant's Mom To Stop ConfrontationsA federal Judge issued a warning to the mother of one of the defendants in the Twin Cities terror trial Tuesday. Abdirahman Daud, Mohamed Farah and Guled Omar are all on trial accused of trying to join ISIS.
FBI Informant To Take Stand In Terrorism Trial Again TuesdayThe FBI's confidential informant will take the stand for the fifth day Tuesday, testifying against three Twin Cities men accused of trying to join ISIS. Abdirahman Daud, Mohamed Farah and Guled Omar are accused of trying to join the terror organization.
Defense Attorneys Take On FBI Informant In Terror TrialThe 20-year-old informant in the Twin Cities terror trial has been paid $100,000 by the FBI for his work.
Parents Of Twin Cities Terror Suspects Speak OutThe mother and father of a young terror suspect went public Thursday to denounce what they say was a prosecution offer of a plea deal that would have required their son to plead guilty to a murder charge.
5 Accused Of Trying To Join ISIS Plead Not Guilty To Additional ChargesFive Minnesota men facing terror charges had scheduled appearances in federal court Monday afternoon. Hamza Ahmed, Mohamed Farah, Adnan Farah, Abdurahman Daud and Guled Omar are accused of trying to fly overseas to fight with ISIS.
MN Terror Suspect Released Following Supreme Court RulingA young man who had threatened local FBI agents was set free Tuesday in part because of a U.S. Supreme court ruling 10 days ago. Mohamed Ali Omar, the older brother of one of seven Minnesota terror suspects accused of trying to join ISIS, was found guilty in March of threatening FBI agents who came to his south Minneapolis home to investigate his brother.
Minnesota Terror Suspect Ordered To Remain In JailOne of the seven Minnesota men charged with trying to join ISIS was in federal court Friday afternoon. His hearing comes as new details come to light about the chilling accusations against another one of the suspects, Mohamed Farah, who government prosecutors say threatened to kill Minnesota-based FBI agents.