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Lynne Stewart guilty on all counts

Lawyer Is Guilty of Aiding Terror

Lynne F. Stewart, an outspoken lawyer known for representing a long list of unpopular defendants, was convicted yesterday by a federal jury in Manhattan of aiding Islamic terrorism by smuggling messages out of jail from a terrorist client.

In a startlingly sweeping verdict, Ms. Stewart was convicted on all five counts of providing material aid to terrorism and of lying to the government when she pledged to obey federal rules that barred her client, Sheik Omar Abdel Rahman, from communicating with his followers. Her co-defendants, Ahmed Abdel Sattar and Mohamed Yousry, were also convicted of all the charges against them.
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She deserves 30 years and then some!

Evie Happy

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(NT) (NT) She applied for it, and she got it - good riddance
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(NT) (NT) why not the death penilty?
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(NT) (NT) Well I don't think the sheik got it either :(

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