Verdict/Ruling: Dropped all charges. which originally carried a 40-year maximum sentence to a lesser charge of 10-year max.
The Muslim Legal Fund of America fought this case for three years.
MLFA successfully challenged the credibility of the government’s terrorism expert, exposed the use of a fake undercover operative who posed as a religious leader to persuade Giampietro to travel to Syria, and convinced the trial court to reveal the identities of undercover operatives.
|Client Name:||Ms. Georgianna Giampietro|
|Case Name:||United States of America v. Georgianna A.M. Giampietro|
|Occupation:||Clinical Social Worker|
|Federal Agency Involved:||FBI|
|Issues:||Entrapment, Attempted Material Support of Terrorism|