Underwear Bomber's 2009 Guilty Plea Will StandAn appeals court on Monday upheld the conviction and life sentence of a Nigerian man who pleaded guilty to trying to blow up a Detroit-bound airliner with a bomb in his underwear on Christmas 2009.
Lawyer For Detroit Underwear Bomber Makes AppealA federal appeals court has heard arguments in the case of a Nigerian man who tried to blow up a Detroit-bound jet on Christmas 2009.
'Underwear Bomber' Lawyer Suspended For 6 MonthsAttorney Anthony Chambers says he's an alcoholic who drank as much as a bottle of Jack Daniels a day during the peak of his problems.
Feds Honor Prosecutors In Underwear Bomber CaseThe U.S. Justice Department has honored three federal prosecutors in Detroit for their work in the case of the underwear bomber.
CIA Thwarts Terror Plot Hatched In YemenThere's word that al-Qaida's affiliate in Yemen tried to destroy a U.S.- bound jetliner with a bomb around last week's anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden.
'Underwear Bomber' Transferred To Supermax PrisonA Nigerian man who serving a life sentence for trying to blow up a Detroit-bound jetliner using a bomb sewn into his underwear on Christmas 2009 has been transferred to a higher security prison in Colorado.
'Underwear Bomber' Appeals Life SentenceOne day after he was sentenced to life in prison without parole, the so-called "underwear bomber" is appealing.
'Underwear Bomber' Sentenced To Life Without ParoleA Nigerian who tried to blow up an international flight near Detroit on behalf of al-Qaida has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
'Underwear Bomber' Faces SentencingUmar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the Nigerian who admits he tried to blow up a Detroit-bound international flight with a bomb hidden in his underwear, will be sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Detroit.
Lawyer: Life Sentence Unfair For Underwear BomberA lawyer assisting the man known as the Detroit underwear bomber says a mandatory sentence of life in prison is unfair for a crime that didn't hurt any passengers aboard an international flight.
Feds Release New Details About Underwear BomberA Nigerian who pleaded guilty to trying to blow up a Detroit-bound plane began his path to terrorism with a text message from a top al-Qaida figure in Yemen, the U.S. government said Friday in a court filing that discloses new details about their relationship.
Judge Postpones Sentence For Underwear BomberA judge has postponed the sentencing of a Nigerian man who admits he brought explosives onto an airliner, hidden in his underwear.