Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
|Charge Date:||Thu Sep. 23, 2004|
|Charges:||Criminal conspiracy, Criminal solicitation, Explosives, Firearms violations, Funding terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy|
|Convictions:||Criminal conspiracy, Criminal solicitation, Explosives, Firearms violations, Funding terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy|
A spiritual leader and lecturer at the Dar Al-Arqam Islamic Center, al-Timimi was charged with inciting the members of the "Virginia Jihad Network" and supporting the Taliban. At a meeting on September 16, 2001, he allegedly urged his followers to "go abroad and join the mujahideen." He was sentenced to life in prison.
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