Updated Prisoner Addresses

You can find the most up to date location of where federal prisoners are from this bureau of prisons link. To locate and find inmates, and to write to them you need their Inmate Name & Register Number: Ghassan Elashi 29687-177Shukri Abu-Baker 32589-177Mufid Abdulqader 32590-177Mohammad El-Mezain 92412-198Abdulrahman Odeh 26548-050 At present here is how to … Read more

U.S. targets assets of suspected Hamas financiers

December 4, 2001 / CNN Officials warn financial strike may be just the beginning WASHINGTON (CNN) –The Bush administration Tuesday froze the U.S. assets of a Texas-based Islamic foundation that calls itself a charity, saying the organization acts as a front to finance the militant wing of the Palestinian group Hamas. The administration also targeted … Read more

Two defense witnesses testify (Nov. 3, 2008)

Jurors listened more intensely than ever before on Monday, Nov. 3, 2008, as they got crash courses on Islam and the Palestinian culture. Second Defense Witness Dr. John Esposito, a prominent scholar on Islam and a professor at Georgetown University, was the next witness called to the stand. Esposito, who is Roman Catholic, began by … Read more

Trial begins for charity [allegedly] tied to Hamas / LA Times

By Greg Krikorian, LA Times Staff WriterJuly 25, 2007 DALLAS — The government’s biggest terrorism-financing trial to date opened Tuesday with a federal prosecutor charging that officials of a now-shuttered Islamic charity for years hid their real mission: supporting the violent actions of the Palestinian group Hamas. Assistant U.S. Atty. James T. Jacks said the … Read more

Three witnesses in one day (Oct. 15, 2008)

Prosecutor Jim Jacks brought up a few more security documents that were not found in the HLF offices on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008 as he continued direct examining FBI agent Robert Miranda a fourth day. The supposed security documents were found in homes of individuals who are not defendants in the HLF case. Jacks displayed … Read more

Three defense witnesses in one day (September 6, 2007)

Prosecutors walked out of the courtroom with their heads down on Thursday, August 6, 2007 after defense attorneys presented to the alert 15-member jury the long-awaited truth of the Holy Land Foundation. Defense attorneys Greg Westfall (defendant Abdulrahman Odeh’s lawyer) and Nancy Hollander (defendant Shukri Abu-Baker’s lawyer) began the day by briefly redirect examining HLF … Read more