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July 27, 2005

Millennium bomber gets 22 years

Thanks to this post at TalkLeft, I see that Ahmed Ressam, who plotted to bomb Los Angeles International Airport on the eve of the millennium, received a 22-year federal sentence today. This article provides the basics, and this longer account quotes at length the interesting remarks of US District Judge John C. Coughenour at sentencing.

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He gets 22 years, and white collar criminals get more?

Posted by: bob | Jul 27, 2005 11:42:11 PM

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