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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)

Miami Imam Gets 25 Years In Jail

A Muslim cleric in South Florida will spend the next 25 years in jail after he was convicted on federal charges of funneling money to the Pakistani Taliban.

CBS Miami–08/23/2013

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Miami Muslim Cleric Back On Stand In Terror Support Trial

A Miami Muslim cleric accused of funneling money to the Taliban in Pakistan is taking the stand for a second day in his own defense.

02/20/2013

Imam Cleared Of Charges Returns Home

Joyous Homecoming For Imam Cleared In Terror Plot

Izhar Kahn, an Imam cleared of terrorism charges Thursday, returned to a joyous welcome at this mosque in Margate Friday.

CBS4–01/18/2013

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

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)

Bail Denied For Muslim Cleric, Sons In Taliban Case

An elderly Muslim cleric and both of his sons will remain in custody until trial on charges of financially supporting the Pakistani Taliban after they were denied bail.

CBS4–08/06/2011

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)

Miami Muslim Cleric Wants Out Of Jail

An attorney for a South Florida Muslim cleric accused of supporting the Taliban in Pakistan has asked the judge to release his client from jail until his trial.

CBS4–06/09/2011

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)

Groups Protest Margate Mosque Accused Of Financing Taliban

Several South Florida community organizations will be protesting outside of a Margate mosque Tuesday evening. The protesters want the mosque shut down after its imam was charged with conspiracy to finance the Taliban.

CBS4–06/07/2011

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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

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Mosque Protester, Police Put Miami Neighborhood On Edge

The South Florida Imams accused of terrorism were arrested right in front of their mosques, disrupting the neighborhoods around them. Monday night, one of those neighborhoods saw more commotion.

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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