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|Charge Date:||Thu May. 1, 2003|
|Charges:||Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists|
|Convictions:||Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists|
|Alleged Affiliation:||Al Qaeda|
Faris conspired with Christopher Paul and Nuradin Abdi to destroy the Brooklyn Bridge and blow up an Ohio shopping mall. Faris had exchanged emails with 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and traveled to Afghanistan where he was introduced to Osama bin Laden. He eventually worked as a double agent for the FBI. He was sentenced to 20 years in prison.
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