Skip to comments.( Sunni Muslim ? ) Suspect in mosque bomb plot rejects Shiite attorney
Posted on 02/06/2011 9:27:00 PM PST by george76
Roger Stockham ... The California man accused of plotting to blow up a Detroit-area mosque rejected his court-appointed counsel Friday, upset that the attorney is a Shiite Muslim and a "patron" of the Islamic center where he was arrested.
There are two main sects within Islam, Shiite and Sunni. The schism between Sunni and Shiite stems from the early days of Islam and arguments over the Prophet Muhammad's successors as the faith's spiritual leader.
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Ever heard the expression of importing poverty?
“The court understands fully, Mr. Stockham. Here is your new lawyer, Avi Rabinowitz.”
We don’t want the guy to get off.
How about Mike Nifong?
...Shira court for him....
Well, well, well. I was wondering why we had heard so little about this...it seemed tailor made for the press, a Vietnam vet about to attack a mosque.
And now we find that he's a Muslim convert himself, just carrying out the usual sectarian attack on another branch of Islam. Time for full press silence.
I’d say you’ve pretty much got a handle on it.
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