The Canadian Press

2009-03-12 | Khawaja Terror Sentence

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Ottawa software developer Momin Khawaja was sentenced March 12th to 10 and a half years in prison on top of time already served. He had been convicted on five counts of financing and facilitating terrorism for his role in a 2004 British bomb conspiracy. Defense lawyer Lawrence Greenspon said the Khawaja family was disappointed with the sentence. (It was the first sentence handed down under Canada's 2001 Anti-Terrorism Act.)

Date: 2009-03-12
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I spoke to the parents afterwards they were disappointed with the with it with another 10 and 1/2 years on top of what he serve already and you know they're they're hopeful that it if if the Mater goes forward by way of an appeal that we can have that reduced >>