The Mohamud Trial
Mohamed Mohamud was arrested after allegedly plotting to bomb Portland's holiday tree-lighting ceremony in 2010. He now heads to trial after two years.
OPB | Jan. 31, 2013 6:22 p.m.
A federal jury has found a young man guilty of attempted terrorism, for plotting to set off a dummy bomb at a Christmas tree-lighting ceremony in Portland in 2010.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2013 1:07 p.m.
The federal government delivered its closing prosecution argument Wednesday morning in the trial of Mohamed Mohamud.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2013 8:04 a.m.
Closing arguments are scheduled to begin Wednesday as a jury prepares to decide the fate of Mohamed Mohamud.
OPB | Jan. 29, 2013 4:45 p.m.
Defense attorneys for Mohamed Mohamud finished presenting their case on Tuesday. They aim to convince the jury Mohamud was subject to heavy pressure from FBI agents.
OPB | Jan. 28, 2013 1:28 p.m.
Prosecutors rested their case Monday against 21-year-old Mohamed Mohamud, a young man raised in Beaverton who stands accused of trying to use a weapon of mass destruction.
OPB | Jan. 28, 2013 4:55 p.m.
Defense witnesses spent Monday talking about Mohamed Mohamud's life and offering their analysis of his role in the bomb plan that was to culminate with an explosion in Portland's Pioneer Courthouse Square.
OPB | Jan. 25, 2013 1:29 p.m.
A botched recording took center stage Friday morning at the trial of an Oregonian accused of a 2010 bomb plot. An FBI agent testified why a key face-to-face encounter was not recorded.
OPB | Jan. 25, 2013 5:02 p.m.
Prosecutors called an international terrorism expert to the stand Friday to testify against Mohamed Mohamud. The 21-year old defendant is on trial for a bomb plot developed in meetings with FBI undercover agents.
OPB | Jan. 24, 2013 5:51 p.m.
Thursday, FBI agents Ryan Dwyer discussed publications the defendant wrote for and texts he sent before being accused of trying to set off a bomb in Portland.
OPB | Jan. 23, 2013 6 p.m.
FBI agents who observed Mohamed Mohamud's behavior before and during an undercover operation offered testimony Wednesday on how law enforcement handled the case.