Maryland: Teenage misunderstander of Islam pleads guilty to conspiring to murder Swedish Motoonist Lars Vilks
And yet the Muslim establishment in America has still done absolutely nothing to prevent other young Muslims from misunderstanding what that establishment insists is a Religion of Peace and Tolerance. “Honor student pleads guilty in Jihad Jane plot,” by John Shiffman for Reuters, May 4:
(Reuters) – A Maryland honor student pleaded guilty Friday to conspiring to help a Pennsylvania woman known as “Jihad Jane” plot to kill a Swedish cartoonist who had offended some Muslims.
Mohammed Hassan Khalid, 18, is believed to be the youngest person ever charged with terrorism in a U.S. civilian court. He faces a sentence as high as 15 years in prison.
Khalid, who moved with his family from Pakistan to suburban Baltimore in 2008, was a high school student who had been accepted on a full scholarship at prestigious Johns Hopkins University.
According to filings by U.S. prosecutors, Khalid began communicating online with fellow jihadists in the United States, Ireland and South Asia as early as age 15.
One of them was Colleen R. LaRose, the suburban Philadelphia woman who called herself “Jihad Jane.” LaRose pleaded guilty last year to conspiring to kill Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks. The artist had offended some Muslims by drawing a cartoon with the head of the prophet Mohammed on a dog’s body.
U.S. officials have said the “Jihad Jane” case is unusual because it involves a green-eyed, blonde American woman who boasted that her appearance and U.S. passport allowed her to conduct terror activities without drawing suspicion….