Swiss trial convicts two Muslims accused of supporting terror on Internet

A Swiss court on Thursday convicted two Muslims for supporting a criminal organisation by running websites that posted statements from al-Qaida-linked groups and showed executions.
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Trial Begins for Alleged Al-Qaeda Web Site Operators
A North African man and his wife went on trial Wednesday on charges they ran Web sites that supported Al-Qaeda-linked groups with videos of people killed by terrorists and information on how to make bombs. Moez Garsallaoui, a Tunisian who is based in Switzerland, and Malika El Aroud, the Belgian-born widow of an Al-Qaeda suicide bomber, pleaded innocent on the first day of their trial.
http://ecommercetimes.com/story/57962.htmlInternet Terrorism Trial Highlights Web Open Info Access Dilemma
The case is the second this year in Switzerland focusing on Islamic terrorism, but the first-ever terrorism case there involving the Internet.A husband and wife charged with running Web sites that supported terrorists by providing them information on how to make bombs went on trial in Switzerland Wednesday. Moez Garsallaoui, a 39-year-old Tunisian based near Fribourg, in western Switzerland, and first detained in February 2005, is accused of running Internet discussion forums used by terror groups to share information and to publicize claims of responsibility for attacks and threats against Westerners. Swiss prosecutors demanded two years of prison for Garsallaoui, six months of which would be suspended.
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