Holy Land Five receive sentences of 15 to 65 years

The Holy Land Five received up to 65-year-sentences on Wednesday, May 27, 2009 for giving hope, for saving lives. Human rights leaders assert these five fathers and husbands officially became political prisoners caught in the disillusioned web known by the Bush administration as the “War on Terror.”

Two Holy Land Foundation defendants sentenced to 65 years

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 By JASON TRAHAN / The Dallas Morning News jtrahan@dallasnews.com U.S. District Judge Jorge Solis on Wednesday morning handed down sentences that will likely mean two founders of the Holy Land Foundation will spend the rest of their lives behind bars for financing the terrorist group Hamas. Shukri Abu Baker, 50, of [...]