. urges "compassion" for an ISIS recruit "who chose violence to combat direct marginalization." No, really. She wrote that. To a judge.
. asked for a light sentence for 9 Somali men who were charged for attempting to join IS: โ€œA long-term prison sentence for one who chose violence to combat direct marginalization is a statement that our justice system misunderstands the guilty.โ€
Ilhan Omar asks the judge to give an ISIS recruit a lenient sentence
Rep. Ilhan Omar's main argument asking a judge for leniency on ISIS recruits is that a harsh sentence might lead them to a life of terrorism when they get out. ๐Ÿค”
Starting with her soft stance on #ISIS. In 2016, asked for leniency in the sentencing of 9 Minnesota men who attempted to join ISIS, the terrorist organization famous for filming beheadings, owning sex slaves, and trying to destroy the West. - (2)
Good God! Ilhan Omar, the congresswoman that Laura Loomer tried to warn up about, writes letter asking judge for "compassion" in ISIS recruit sentencing She needs to resign!
Rep. Ilhan Omar asks judge for compassion in ISIS recruit sentencing
Omar has also advocated for leniency in the sentencing of men who were convicted of trying to join ISIS: Just last week, Omar called for a senior member of the Muslim Brotherhood member to be released from prison in Egypt:
How about her explanation to a judge that he should go soft on people who joined ISIS ("young men who made a consequential mistake") because, after all, these are people who merely "chose violence to combat direct marginalization"?