A federal judge in Miami has sided with a Pakistani-American man, who was cleared of terrorism support charges, and ordered the FBI to allow him to examine hundreds of classified phone intercepts as part of his malicious prosecution lawsuit against the U.S.
Federal prosecutors in Miami and an attorney for Jose Padilla have asked the court to delay his re-sentencing hearing. In a joint motion filed Monday, they have asked for a 60-day delay because they need more time to sort through classified evidence Padilla wants to use at the hearing.
A sentencing date has been set for convicted terrorism plotter Jose Padilla.
A federal judge in Miami will begin the process of re-sentencing of convicted terrorism plotter Jose Padilla.
Jury selection is set for Wednesday for the trial of two South Florida Muslim clerics accused of funneling funds to the Taliban in Pakistan.