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Somali Immigrant Sentenced on Terrorist Charges

12:00AM
November
27, 2007

A federal judge in Columbus has sentenced a Somali immigrant to 10 years in prison for plotting to blow up an Ohio shopping mall. It’s the sentence Nuradin Abdi had accepted as part of a plea deal made in July.<

Terrorism Suspect Appears in Federal Court in Columbus

12:00AM
April
12, 2007

A Columbus man is indicted on charges he provided support to terrorist groups and conspired to blow up U-S government buildings abroad. The federal indictment, released yesterday, accuses Christopher Paul, 43, of one count of conspiracy to provide support to terrorists, one count of conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction, and one count of providing support to terrorists.