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Prosecutors Sought 30 Years for Swartz's JSTOR Download, 35 for Headley's Mumbai Massacre

Nathan Robinson | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics
Nathan Robinson

The difference between the government's approach to the two men shows the tiny role that "actual harm caused" matters in the criminal justice system, and testifies to the increasingly unaccountable power of the U.S. prosecutor.

American Mumbai Attack Plotter Sentenced To 35 Years

AP | MICHAEL TARM and SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 03.26.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Minutes before an American was sentenced to 35 years in prison for helping plan a deadly attack on Mumbai, India, one of his victims t...

American Terrorist To Be Tried In Delhi

AP | Posted 04.19.2012 | World

NEW DELHI -- A New Delhi court agreed Saturday to try admitted American terrorist David Headley and eight others for allegedly carrying out the deadly...

Chicago Businessman Wants New Trial In Mumbai Terror Case

AP | Posted 11.21.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A Chicago businessman convicted of aiding a terrorist group that took credit for the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks is asking for a new tr...

Jury May Have Doubted Key Witness In Chicago Terror Trial

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 08.12.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Five days of testimony from the government's star witness in the trial of a Chicago businessman accused in the deadly 2008 Mumbai atta...

Jury Begins Deliberations In Mumbai Terror Trial

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 08.08.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The wife of a Chicago businessman accused in the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks said Wednesday that the friendship between her husband and...

Chicago Businessman On 'The Same Team' As Convicted Terrorist, Prosecutor Says

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 08.07.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Attorneys in the high-profile terrorism trial of a Chicago businessman accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks offered the same final advic...

Two Wives Warned U.S. Authorities Before Mumbai Terrorist Attacks

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Two wives of a businessman convicted in the Mumbai terrorist attacks in India spoke to U.S. authorities about their husband before the ...

American Terror Suspect Traveled Unimpeded Between US, Pakistan

New York Times | Jane Perlez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An American charged with helping plan the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India, moved effortlessly between the United States, Pakistan and India fo...

U.S. To Let India Interrogate American Terror Convict

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World


India Wants To Interrogate U.S. Terror Convict

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World


David Headley, Mumbai Terror Suspect, Was 'Rogue US Secret Agent'

Times London | Rhys Blakely | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A key terror suspect who allegedly helped to plan last year's attacks in Mumbai and plotted to strike Europe was an American secret agent who went rog...

Chicago Men Charged With Danish Terror Plot Also Planned India Attack: Feds

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A Chicago man charged with scheming to launch a terrorist attack on a Danish newspaper also discussed a possible attack against a mili...