Shows featuring Samir Megahed

  • Juror in Megahed’s Federal Trial Joins Voices Speaking Out for His Release Juror-new-web
    Three days before Youssef Megahed’s immigration trial, his father, mother, sister and two brothers are being granted US citizenship. We speak to Youssef’s father, Samir Megahed; his immigration lawyer, Charles Kuck; and Gary Meringer, a juror in the criminal trial against Megahed who is speaking out in his support. After Megahed’s re-arrest, Meringer and three other jurors issued...
    August 14, 2009 | Story
  • Florida Student Arrested by Immigration Three Days After Acquittal on Bomb Charges Youssef-web
    Immigration officials have arrested a twenty-three-year-old Florida student just three days after a jury acquitted him on federal explosives charges. Youssef Megahed was arrested in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart store Monday, where he had gone shopping with his father. He had just begun a fast to celebrate his acquittal. Megahed’s attorneys say he now faces deportation proceedings, apparently...
    April 07, 2009 | Story