Guilty Verdict for Aiding in Attack on Anti-Islam Cartoon Event in Texas
PHOENIX — An Arizona man was found guilty on Thursday of conspiring to support Islamic terrorists by helping to plan an attack at an exhibit of anti-Islam cartoons in Texas.
A jury of four men and eight women returned the verdict against the man, Abdul Malik Abdul Kareem, on their third day of deliberations in Federal District Court here, in what the authorities described as the country’s first jury trial involving a violent act committed in the name of the Islamic State.
“People who are plotting to harm America and Americans are no longer a world away,” Justin Tolomeo, acting special agent in charge for the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Phoenix, said in a statement.
Importing a murderous supremacist cult was a bad immigration policy choice don’t ya think?