Seventeen-year-old Ali Shukri Amin had faced up to 15 years in prison. His sentence of 136 months comes out to 11 years and approximately four months. Amin also faces a lifetime of probation and monitoring of his online activity.
He pleaded guilty to conspiring to provide material support to terrorists in June -- around the same time he would have otherwise been graduating from high school with honors.
Almost two dozen relatives and friends, including two imams, were there in support as Amin was sentenced Friday in federal court in Alexandria. Juveniles rarely face charges in the federal system...
Posted by Women Against Shariah on Friday, August 28, 2015
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