Charged: November 11, 2010
Southern District of California
- Material support
- Making false statements
Pleaded Guilty: November 30, 2011
Sentenced: December 10, 2012
Released: November 09, 2017
Nima Ali Yusuf, a California woman, is accused of sending $800 to Shabab fighters who hailed from Minneapolis. FBI agents intercepted a phone conversation and overheard her acknowledging that sending money would get her in trouble. She lied to authorities about her involvement.