Adham Admin Hassoun

Charge Date: Thu Jan. 8, 2004
Investigation Type(s):Informant
Charges:Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Drug violations, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists, Obstruction of justice, Perjury
Outcome:Found guilty
Convictions:Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists
State:Florida
Alleged Affiliation:Al Qaeda
Description:

The FBI monitored conversations between Hassoun, a vocal supporter of Islamic groups, and Jose Padilla. Hassoun was accused of setting up an Al Qaeda front group, financing Padilla's trip to Egypt, and providing money to Islamist groups in Afghanistan, Kosovo, and Somalia. He was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison.

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