Ali Asad Chandia

Charge Date: Wed Sep. 14, 2005
Charges:Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists
Outcome:Found guilty
Convictions:Material support for terrorists
State:Virginia
Alleged Affiliation:Lashkar-e-Taiba
Description:

Chandia was a third grade teacher who assisted Ali al-Timimi, who guided the "Virginia Jihad Network." He also helped ship $50,000 worth of paintball pellets from the United States to Pakistan. Prosecutors alleged that Chandia was trained at a Lashkar-e-Taiba camp, but he was not convicted on those charges. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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