Mohammed Cartoon Vengeance Bomber Gets 12 Years

“Lors Doukaev will spend 12 years in a Danish prison for last September’s failed plan to send a letter bomb to the newspaper that published the Mohammed drawings, a court in Copenhagen announced today….After expressing disappointment yesterday at the court’s unanimous decision, Doukaev’s lawyer said today he was “surprised” that the court had followed the prosecution’s recommendation.

Previous terrorism trials have resulted in similar sentences, but Niels Anker Rasmussen said those cases involved much larger quantities of explosives. “