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.



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.


(Sketch Courtesy: Shirley Henderson)

Bail Denied For S. Fla. Clerics Accused Of Supporting Taliban

A pair of South Florida Muslim clerics, charged with providing financial support to the Pakistani Taliban, have been denied bail in federal court in Miami.


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.



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.


(Source: CBS)

Soldier From Immokalee Killed In Afghanistan

A soldier from South Florida was killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan.




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