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JDL Leaders Indicted In Bomb Plot

A Los Angeles federal grand jury has indicted two members of the Jewish Defense League on charges of conspiring to bomb a mosque and a congressman´s office.

The indictment alleges that JDL chairman Irv Rubin and Earl Krugel recruited another person to actually plant the bombs and that person went to the FBI. Targets of the planned bombings were King Fahd Mosque in Culver City and the field office of California Congressman Darrell Issa.

The charges carry maximum penalties of two life terms in prison for each defendant, plus a possible additional 75 years for Rubin and an additional 95 years for Krugel.

Arraignment is set for January 22nd.