Represented Ahmed Nasir Taalil Mohamud, a cab driver from Anaheim, California, a man accused of conspiring to provide aid to Al-Shabaab, a brutal and militant foreign terrorist organization in Somalia. Mohamud was accused of organizing fundraising efforts for Al-Shabaab amongst fellow Orange County cab drivers. The government alleged that Mohamud was able to raise nearly $1,000, to be used to support the organization’s attempted overthrow of the country’s transitional government.
Final sentence in Somali terror case
Kristina Davis, San Diego Union-Tribune, January 31, 2014
Immigrant Gets 6 Years for Funding Terrorist Group Al-Shabaab
Andie Adams, NBC San Diego, January 31, 2014
Fourth Somali sent to prison in terrorist funding case
Tony Perry, LA Times, January 31, 2014