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Aafia Siddiqui Trial

Barbaric: 86-Year Sentence for Aafia Siddiqui

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

I can hardly express sufficiently my shock at the news that Dr. Aafia Siddiqui has been sentenced to 86 years in prison.

The Mystery Behind 'Lady Al Qaeda'

Mahawish Rezvi | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Mahawish Rezvi

Why was media coverage of the trial of Aafia Siddiqui -- who a New York jury found guilty of attempting to murder US officers in Afghanistan -- not nearly as intense as the 9/11 trial?

Aafia Siddiqui: Convicted But Defiant

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — True to form, Aafia Siddiqui did not go quietly. Throughout a federal trial that featured compelling testimony about a perplexing ca...

Aafia Siddiqui CONVICTED: Pakistani Scientist Convicted Of Trying To Kill Americans

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A U.S.-trained Pakistani scientist was convicted Wednesday of charges that she tried to kill Americans while detained in Afghanistan ...

Aafia Siddiqui Trial: More Unrest In Al Qaeda Suspect's Courtroom

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A U.S.-trained Pakistani scientist linked to al-Qaida got into trouble again Monday in federal court after twice interrupting the som...

Army Boss: Soldier 'Contributed' To Al-Qaeda Suspect's Shooting, Was Also At Fault

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — An interpreter says he wrestled away an Army rifle from a U.S.-trained Pakistani scientist before she could kill anyone during a chao...

Aafia Siddiqui Trial: Terror Suspect And Alleged Al Qaeda Supporter Removed From Courtroom

AP | TOM HAYS and LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A U.S.-trained Pakistani scientist and reputed al-Qaida supporter punctuated the first day of her attempted murder trial Tuesday by s...

Aafia Siddiqui, U.S.-Trained Scientist Accused Of Shooting At FBI Agents, Al-Qaida Ties Set For NYC Trial

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A U.S.-trained scientist allegedly linked to al-Qaida and charged with shooting at FBI agents in Afghanistan greeted potential jurors...

Aafia Siddiqui, Alleged Al Qaida Sympathizer: No Jews On Jury

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Aafia Siddiqui, the MIT-trained scientist accused of shooting at FBI agents and having ties to Al-Qaeda, began the jury selection for her trial by say...