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From Truck Driver to Uber Driver to Terror Attack Suspect

New York Times - 01 Nov 2017
Sayfullo Saipov's arrival in the United States in 2010 began unceremoniously in Ohio. “My dad introduced him as, 'He's new to the United States, and he's going to stay with us,' ” said Bekhzod Abdusamatov, 22. Mr. Saipov, the suspect in the terrorist ...
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Memorial honors man killed by driver on NYC bike path in 2017

News 12 New Jersey - 19 Nov 2018
Drake's family honored his memory through a scholarship at his old high school in his name. They say they have also been working with New Jersey Rep. Josh Gottheimer to require truck rental companies to screen customers. Sayfullo Saipov, of Paterson, ...
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Why accused bike path terrorist is unlikely to face death penalty

New York Post - 30 Oct 2018
Here's a real Halloween horror story: The ex-Uber driver accused of killing eight people in lower Manhattan last Oct. 31 — saying he “felt good about what he had done” for ISIS after the bloodbath — will probably never see death row. Sayfullo Saipov ...
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Man Charged in Manhattan Truck Attack Speaks Out at Hearing

New York Times - 22 Jun 2018
At one point, the defendant, Sayfullo Saipov, asked through his lawyer to address the court. Granted permission, he rose and spoke through a translator. Mr. Saipov said that the judgments made in the courtroom were “not important” to him because they ...
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In Truck Attack Case, an Unlikely Complication: Trump's Tweets

New York Times - 06 Sep 2018
The lawyers cited Mr. Trump's emphatic tweets calling for the execution of their client, Sayfullo Saipov, and another more recent tweet that suggested political considerations should inform the Justice Department's charging decisions. They also pointed ...
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Alleged bike-path terrorist faces additional murder charges

New York Post - 21 Jun 2018
Manhattan federal prosecutors have added six counts of attempted murder to the eights counts of actual murder facing the alleged West Side truck terrorist Sayfullo Saipov, according to newly filed court papers. Prosecutors with Manhattan US Attorney ...
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Bike Path Terrorism Suspect Seeks Plea Deal to Avoid Death Penalty

New York Times - 19 Jan 2018
The proposal came in an exchange of letters to Judge Vernon S. Broderick of Federal District Court in Manhattan, in which prosecutors were seeking a firm trial date for the defendant, Sayfullo Saipov, arguing that victims and witnesses needed closure ...
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Trial Date Set For NYC Terror Suspect Sayfullo Saipov - 16 Aug 2018
"He did this in the name of ISIS," John Miller, the NYPD's deputy counterterrorism commissioner, told reporters at police headquarters Wednesday morning. Police found handwritten notes in Arabic indicating Saipov's connection to the terrorist group, he ...
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New York truck attack: Sayfullo Saipov pleads not guilty

BBC News - 28 Nov 2017
A man accused of killing eight people and injuring 12 after driving a truck into pedestrians in New York in October has pleaded not guilty to charges of murder and terrorism. Sayfullo Saipov, who arrived in the US from Uzbekistan in 2010, entered his ...
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Bus matron hurt in NYC terror attack sues over injuries

New York Post - 09 Aug 2018
The bus matron whose vehicle was hit by a rental truck allegedly driven by West Side terrorist Sayfullo Saipov in last Halloween's bike-path attack is suing the city for $5 million over her extensive injuries. Marierose Charles was riding on the ...
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Under Trump, federal death penalty cases are ticking up

Jefferson City News Tribune - 01 Nov 2018
And he took to Twitter just a day after last year's Manhattan bike path attack to call suspect Sayfullo Saipov a “Degenerate Animal” and argue he “SHOULD GET DEATH PENALTY!” Trump also said this year that capital punishment should be used to prosecute ...

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