Hafiz Muhammed Sher Ali Khan

Sketches of Izhar Khan and and his father Hafiz Khan in federal court following their arrest on charges of conspiracy and providing material support to Pakistani Taliban. (CBS4)

Imam’s Lawyer: Terror Case Secrecy Motion Goes Too Far

A lawyer in the case of an elderly Muslim cleric and his two sons who are accused of providing support to the Pakistani Taliban argues a government secrecy request could give prosecutors an unfair advantage.

CBS4–08/16/2011

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Younger Margate Imam Pleads Not Guilty In Terror Case

A Muslim cleric in Florida has pleaded not guilty to charges of supporting the Pakistani Taliban terrorist group. The plea was entered Friday in Miami federal court by the 24-year-old imam of a mosque in suburban Margate.

CBS4–06/03/2011

Ikram Khan (R), one of the sons of imam Hafiz Muhammed Sher Ali Khan, walks into the Miami Mosque, also known as the Flagler Mosque, for prayer after his father and two of his brothers were arrested, May 14, 2011 in Miami, Florida. The Miami Mosque imam, Hafiz Muhammed Sher Ali Khan, along with two sons, Ishar Khan and Irfan Khan, and three other suspects in Pakistan, have been charged with conspiring to provide material support to a conspiracy to murder, maim and kidnap people abroad, as well as providing support to the Pakistani Taliban. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Imams Accused Of Terrorism Appear In Court

A pair of South Florida imams, religious leaders at their respective mosques, sat quietly in handcuffs in Miami federal court during their first appearance on charges related to alleged terrorist acts.

CBS4–05/16/2011

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Margate Imam’s Arrest Shocks Neighbors

Police increased their patrols around a mosque in Margate on Sunday, a mosque where Izhar Khan, 24, once served as imam, or spiritual leader.

CBS4–05/15/2011

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Miami Imam, Sons Indicted For Supporting Taliban

The U. S. Attorney’s office in South Florida arrested a Miami imam and two of his sons Saturday on charges they provided some $50,000 to the Pakistani Taliban, designated by the State Department as a terrorist organization, officials said.

CBS4–05/14/2011

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