was found FoundationNOT GUILTY of "Funding Terrorism"
Justice? Not yet . . .
But that was yesterday. Today, "Bad News" - three jury members - "Changed their minds?" and the judge has declared a "mis-trial?" . . . (read the rest)
Foundation for Relief and Development (and its leadership) were accused of funneling millions of dollars to for "terrorist operations" against . The returned with a verdict on Oct. 18, after 19 days of deliberation, but it was sealed until today in order for all of the principles in the case to be present.
The United States designated a terrorist organization in 1995 and 1997, making it illegal to have financial dealings with the organization. Lawyers for the HLF argued that it was a legitimate humanitarian relief organization that provided urgently needed money for medical, social service and educational assistance to Palestinian families.