Adel Daoud

Adel Daoud

Court Opinion Denying Terror Suspect Secret Court Records Mostly Blacked Out

A federal appeals court has explained its ruling that a 20-year-old terrorism suspect has no right to see classified documents regarding how evidence against him was gathered, but much of the court’s opinion itself has been kept secret.

07/30/2014

Adel Daoud

Court Denies Access To FISA Surveillance Records In Terror Case

A federal appeals court has ruled a 20-year-old terrorism suspect has no right to see classified documents regarding how evidence against him was gathered, reversing a trial court’s ruling that would have given him unprecedented access to FISA court records.

06/17/2014

Adel Daoud

Arguments In Terrorism Suspect’s Hearing Focus On Secret FISA Records

A federal appeals court in Chicago heard rare oral arguments on Wednesday related to surveillance questions raised by disclosures from onetime government contractor Edward Snowden.

06/05/2014

Adel Daoud

Lawyers Defending Terror Suspect Adel Daoud Want Access To FISA Documents

The federal appeals court in Chicago is considering whether terrorism defendants have a right to know why they’ve been wire tapped by federal agents, reports WBBM’s John Cody.

06/04/2014

Adel Daoud

Judge Delays Ruling Giving Defense Access To Secret Docs In Terror Case

A federal judge said Tuesday that she’ll wait for the appeals process to run its course before implementing her ruling that gives lawyers for a Chicago terrorism suspect access to secret documents spelling out how the U.S. government sought permission to spy on him.

02/11/2014

Adel Daoud

Teen Pleads Not Guilty In FBI Agent Murder Plot

A suburban Chicago teenager pleaded not guilty on Friday on charges that he tried to have an undercover FBI agent killed.

09/06/2013

Adel Daoud

Judge Undoes Key Ruling On NSA Evidence In Bomb Plot Case

If they learn the government did use enhanced surveillance to trigger its investigation of Adel Daoud, defense lawyers have said they would challenge subsequent evidence on grounds it violated protections against unreasonable searches.

09/03/2013

Adel Daoud

Terror Suspect Now Charged With Soliciting Murder Of FBI Agent

Adel Daoud, 19, was arrested in September and accused of attempting to blow up neighboring bars in the South Loop.

08/29/2013

Adel Daoud

Feds: Traditional Probe Used In Ill. Terror Case

Defense attorney Thomas Durkin told a federal judge that he needs to know how the government compiled evidence against Adel Daoud, resulting in charges that he tried to set off what he thought was a car bomb next to a Chicago bar.

06/13/2013

Adel Daoud

Suspect In Chicago Car-Bomb Plot Pleads Not Guilty

A suburban teen has pleaded not guilty to allegedly trying to set off what he thought was a car bomb next to a Chicago bar.

10/11/2012

Adel Daoud

No Bond For Teen Accused Of Plotting To Bomb Downtown Bar

An 18-year-old man from Hillside has been ordered held without bond, after he was indicted on charges he plotted to detonate a car bomb outside a downtown bar.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2012

Congressman Joe Walsh

Walsh: Arrest In Car Bomb Plot Proves My Point About ‘Radical Islam’

Congressman Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) said Tuesday that the recent arrest of a Muslim teenager from Hillside for allegedly plotting to detonate a car bomb outside a downtown bar proves his point about radical Islam is a real threat that exists in the Chicago suburbs.

WBBM Newsradio–09/18/2012

Adel Daoud

Defense Attorney: Case Against Bomb Plot Suspect Is Suspicious

The defense attorney for the 18-year-old boy from Hillside accused of trying to set off what he thought was a car bomb downtown says the government’s case is suspicious.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

Cal's Liquors. (CBS)

Chicago Tavern Owner: My Bar Was At Center Of Terror-Bomb Plot

The feds won’t say which downtown bar a suburban teen wanted to blow up Friday night — but Mike Feirstein is convinced it was his.

09/17/2012

FBI

Prosecutors: Hillside Man, 18, Plotted To Blow Up Downtown Bar

An alleged plot to bomb a downtown Chicago bar apparently has been foiled, and a young man has been arrested, in a FBI undercover operation.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012