A Collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh

BREAKING NEWS ~ UK shoebomber accomplice sentenced to 13 years in prison

[JURIST] The BBC is reporting that a London court has sentenced Saajid Badat [Wikipedia profile] to 13 years in prison after he pleaded guilty in February to conspiring with "shoe-bomber" Richard Reid to blow up an American Airlines flight.

About Paper Chase

Paper Chase is JURIST's real-time legal news service, powered by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, objectively and intelligibly in an accessible format.

© Copyright JURIST Legal News and Research Services, Inc., 2013.