Government to retry Umer Hayat for lying to FBI
Umer Hayat, right, looks on as his attorney, Johnny Griffin III, talks to reporters at the Federal Courthouse in Sacramento today about the retrial of Hayat on charges he lied to the FBI about his son, Hamid Hayat, attending terrorist training camps in Pakistan.
Posted: Friday, May 5, 2006 10:00 pm
Government prosecutors announced Friday that they will once again try Lodi resident Umer Hayat on two counts of lying to the FBI during a terrorism investigation.
U.S. District Judge Garland E. Burrell Jr. set a June 5 jury selection date, and the trial will likely get underway the following day.
Friday, May 5, 2006 10:00 pm.