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Tarek Mehanna. (Family photo courtesy: J.W. Carney)

Court Upholds Mass. Man’s Terrorism Conviction

Tarek Mehanna of Sudbury received a fair trial when he was convicted of four terror-related charges and three charges of lying to authorities, a three-judge panel of the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals found.

11/13/2013

Tarek Mehanna

Jury Gets Case In Terror Trial Of Sudbury Man

A prosecutor has told a jury that a Massachusetts man on trial for terror-related charges “was motivated by and inspired by” the leaders of al-Qaida.

12/16/2011

Tarek Mehanna

Trooper Testifies About Jihadist Materials Found In Mehanna’s Home

A state trooper has testified about jihadist materials found in the bedroom of a Massachusetts man charged with conspiring to help al-Qaida.

10/28/2011

Rezwan Ferdaus

Understanding Homegrown Terrorism

An Ashland man accused of plotting a terror attack had real explosives, and said he was committed to killing Americans. But how did this happen and why?

09/29/2011

Tarek Mehanna

Judge Rejects Mass. Man’s Bid To Dismiss Terror Charges

A judge has rejected a bid to dismiss parts of charges accusing a Massachusetts man of providing support to al-Qaida.

08/03/2011

Tarek Mehanna

Accused Terrorist Back In Boston Court

A federal judge in Boston says he could take days or weeks to decide whether to allow bail for a Sudbury man accused of conspiring to support Al-Qaida.

02/23/2011

Tarek Mehanna (right) is seeking bail ahead of his upcoming terror trial.

Accused Mass. Terror Suspect Renews Bid For Bail

A Massachusetts man accused in a terror plot to kill Americans is asking a judge to release him on bail as he awaits trial.

02/21/2011