A federal judge sentenced an Islamic State sympathizer on Tuesday to 28 years in prison for plotting to behead blogger Pamela Geller, according to The Washington Post.
In 2015, following a terrorist attack at the French satirical publication Charlie Hebdo, Geller organized an event dubbed “Jihad Watch Muhammad Art Exhibit and Cartoon Contest” in Garland, Texas. The winner of the contest was promised a $10,000 prize.
Many Muslims consider depictions of Muhammad to be blasphemous. The Council on American-Islamic Relations urged supporters to ignore the event.
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