He’s young – I’m sure the old boys who’ve been in a while will love having him around.
A ‘YouTube terrorist’ who put Islamic extremist videos online is jailed for five years.
Videos included images of Osama bin Laden, bodies of children and a coalition Jeep being blown up
Police say conviction is one of the first for spreading terrorist publications via the internet
A law student dubbed the ‘YouTube terrorist’ who posted Islamic propaganda on the internet after becoming radicalised was jailed for five years today.
Mohammed Gul was ‘pouring petrol on the fire’ and his actions could have spurred others to commit acts of terror, the Old Bailey heard.
Gul, 23, of Hornchurch, Essex, who has since graduated, was found guilty of five counts of disseminating terrorist publications following a retrial at the Old Bailey.
Word to the wise: you think that just because you post inflammatory stuff on the internet and don’t actually, you know, kill anyone yourself that you’ll get off Scot free? The wheels of justice grind VERY slowly it seems – especially to those of us who are taking notice and documenting what you do. But it looks like the law enforcement agencies are seriously paying attention finally!
So who’s next? Smackdown Crew has dozens of potential candidates. And we’re considering every one of them. If you’ve been engaging in similar activity, maybe you should quit while you’re ahead.