Convicted ISIS Recruit Headed To Halfway House For Accessing Internet Without PermissionMohammed Hamzah Khan of Bolingbrook, who served three years in prison, was caught by the FBI using a smartphone to log onto dating sites.
Illinois Man Gets 3 years, 4 Months For Seeking To Join Islamic StateU.S. District Judge John Tharp in Chicago said Mohammed Hamzah Khan's case highlighted Islamic State recruiting of impressionable Muslims and how to deal with those falling under the militants' sway.
Bolingbrook Teen Pleads Guilty In Islamic State Terror CasseA Bolingbrook teen pleaded guilty Thursday to charges that he tried to join Islamic State terrorists in Syria.
Lawyer: Islamic State Suspect Poses No DangerA lawyer for a suburban teenager accused of trying to join the Islamic State group has told a federal judge his client isn't dangerous and should be released to get counseling on critical thinking.
Federal Agents Still Likely Looking At Siblings In Islamic State CaseA lawyer for a Chicago-area man charged with trying to join the Islamic State group says a recent FBI search of the suspect's family home appeared to focus on his younger siblings.
Status Hearing Set In Chicago In Islamic State CaseA Chicago-area man charged with trying to travel with his siblings to Syria to join the Islamic State group is scheduled to appear in court days after FBI agents raided his family home for a second time.
Mom Of Alleged Islamic State Recruit Condemns Paris Terror AttacksThe suburban Chicago mother of a 19-year-old man facing a terrorist charge for trying to join Islamic State militants says the group is "brainwashing" youths via social media. And she declared, "Leave our children alone!"
Arraignment For Teen Accused Of Trying To Join Islamic StateMohammed Hamzah Khan's arraignment Tuesday at federal court in Chicago comes days after a grand jury indicted him on a count of attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization.
Bolingbrook Teen Indicted For Seeking To Join Islamic StateFederal prosecutors said Friday that Mohammed Hamzah Khan was charged with a single count of attempting to provide material support of the Islamic State group. Khan has been in federal custody since he was arrested in October at O'Hare International Airport.
Feds: Bolingbrook Teen's Siblings Also Sought To Join ISISA Bolingbrook man’s younger brother and younger sister were arrested with him last month when they allegedly went to O’Hare International Airport to fly overseas to join the Islamic State terrorist group.
Court Officials Suggest Alleged ISIS Wannabe Could Get Out On BondMohammed Hamzah Khan, 19, of Bolingbrook, made a brief appearance in court Tuesday morning. U.S. Magistrate Judge Susan Cox said she would rule whether Khan should be freed following a hearing scheduled for November 3.
Judge Delays Ruling On Bail For Suspect In ISIS CaseA Bolingbrook teenager accused of trying to travel to Syria to join ISIS terrorists must wait a couple more weeks before finding out if he’ll be allowed out of a federal lockup.
What Is Motivation Behind People Wishing To Join ISIS?The first person in the Chicago area accused of trying to join ISIS is Bolingbrook teenager Mohammed Hamzah khan now charged with supporting terrorism.