Updated: 11:44 PM CDTOpening day in the trial of Tahawwur Rana ended with the government's star witness still on the stand.Federal prosecutors allege Rana provided material support for David Headley Coleman, who helped plan the 2008 attacks in Mumbai, India. In a raid in November 2008, attacke
Attorneys are scheduled to make their opening statements Monday in the trial of a Chicago man accused of helping plan terrorist attacks.Defense attorney Charles Swift says his client, Tahawwur Rana, is guilty of one thing: "to be friends with David Headley," Swift said to reporters last week, giving
Chicago area residents who have been called for jury duty are in a federal courtroom today (Tuesday) talking about their prejudices against muslims and the Islamic faith. Judge Harry Leinenweber is asking people about their biases as he tries to seat a jury in the terrorism trial of Chicagoan
Jurors will start answering questions Tuesday morning to see if they can give a fair hearing to a Chicago man accused of terrorism. But one juror doesn’t have to show up to Tuesday's hearing. She has tickets to a taping of Oprah, so the judge said she didn’t have to come to court until W
Jury selection gets under way Monday in the trial of a Chicago man accused of helping plan terrorist attacks in India and Denmark.Federal prosecutors say Tahawwur Rana ran an immigration services company on Devon Avenue on Chicago's far North Side.