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Arsonist in Texas mosque fire sentenced to 24 years in prison

Arsonist gets 24 years in jail for Texas mosque fireA man convicted of burning down a Texas mosque because he feared Muslims will spend more than 24 years in a federal prison. Marq Vincent Perez learned his fate on Wednesday, three months after he was found guilty of a hate crime and for using a fire to commit a felony in the Jan. 28, 2017 burning of the Victoria Islamic Center….more:  /abc13.com

Santa Fe, Texas, School

“We, The ISWM, offer our deepest condolences  and sympathies to the victims of Santa Fe, Texas, School, and their families. Our thoughts are with you as well as with the emergency services and support crews. Muslim Community of Western MA

Texas Schoolboy Says: Teacher Humiliated Him With Anti-Muslim…

“While the teacher reports her statements were made in the context of trying to make a point about negative stereotypes, District officials do not believe that the teacher exercised the appropriate sensitivity expected of the District’s educators, and do not believe that the statements were made in a manner that is in keeping with the District’s Core Beliefs and Commitments,” the statement reads…MORE: RAWSTORY.COM

Texas Plumber Isn’t Sure How Extremists In Syria Ended Up With His Work Truck

Embedded image permalinkA Texas plumber says he has no idea how his company’s work truck ended up in the hands of Islamic extremists in Syria.

The truck, a black Ford F-250 with the logo for Texas City’s Mark-1 Plumbing emblazoned on the door, appeared in a tweet posted Monday by the Ansar al-Deen Front, a jihadist group operating near Aleppo. In the photo, a man fires an anti-aircraft gun mounted to the bed of the truck, presumably where plumbing equipment used to sit….more:  huffingtonpost.