Alwan

Sentencing Date Changed
8:38 am
Fri March 2, 2012

Sentencing Rescheduled for Iraqi Man who Pleaded Guilty to Terrorism Charges

Federal Courthouse in Bowling Green
WKU Public Media

The Associated Press is reporting that sentencing for Waad Ramadan Alwan has been moved from April 3rd to October 2nd. US District Judge Thomas B. Russell ordered the new date after prosecutors and defense attorneys requested a delay. In December, Alwan pleaded guilty to 23 terrorism-related charges. He is one of two Iraqi nationals who were arrested in Bowling Green, Kentucky in May of 2011.

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