Dr. Tarek Mehanna was sentenced to 210 months today at the Moakley Federal
Courthouse, with more than 300 supporters packing the courtroom and
overflow rooms. In a landmark case that has mobilized civil liberties and
Muslim groups nationwide, Dr. Mehanna was sentenced for providing 'material
support' to a terrorist organization, amidst hundreds of protesting
Occupy the T began a 10-day encampment in front of the State House yesterday to protest the MBTA's proposed fare increases and service cuts. Camp Charlie kicked off with a festival featuring music, food, mic checks and more.