The Canadian Press

2015-03-20 | Via Rail Terror

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A Toronto jury has convicted two men of terrorism-related charges in a plot to attack a Via Rail passenger train. Jurors spent 10 days considering the charges against Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier. Crown lawyer Croft Michaelson says it's not unusual the jury took so much time and doesn't signal any weakness in the prosecution case. (A sentencing hearing is expected for the two men next month. A lawyer for Jaser says his client is disappointed.)

Date: 2015-03-20
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 24 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it was an overwhelming case and I stand by that was an overwhelming case is a very difficult case it was a difficult complex when you look at the law that they had to apply and obviously that is why it took them 10 days because they had very difficult legal instructions try and following the judges the judges legal instructions were 300 pages long I might have taken him a couple days to read through the >>