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Teen SC bomb plotter agrees to 10 years in prison: Ryan Schallenberger has pleaded guilty to receiving and attempting to receive an explosive and attempting to damage and destroy real property by explosive. By entering into the plea it is being recommended that Schallenberger be sentenced to 10 years. He was looking at 30. Schallenberger …

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Mental evaluation complete for teen accused in bomb plot: Doctors refute claims of bomb plot suspect’s insanity: Evaluators: SC teen accused in bomb plot competent: A second psych eval done by federal prison psychiatric staff done on 19-year-old Ryan Schallenberger says that he is competent to stand trial. Schallenberger is accused of plotting to blow …

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Schallenberger expected to use insanity defense: Attorneys for Ryan Schallenberger plan on using am insanity defense in their client’s bombing plot trial. If you’ll recall Schallenberger was arrested after ordering ammonium nitrate through the mail allegedly in order to blow up Chesterfield High School in South Carolina. I’m not surprised they’re using the insanity defense …

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Teen’s trial in school bomb case again delayed: The trial for 18-year-old Ryan Schallenberger has been delayed once again. If you’ll recall Schallenberger was the teen who was allegedly plotting an attack on Chesterfield High School in South Carolina. The plot unraveled when his parents discovered a package of ammonium nitrate that was delivered to …

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SC teen accused in school bomb plot pleads not guilty: Ryan Schallenberger was in court today and pleaded not guilty to the charges against him. Schallenberger has a three-count federal indictment against him of receiving an explosive, attempting to destroy property by explosive and possessing an unregistered destructive device. Schallenberger allegedly plotted to set off …

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SC teen indicted on 3 federal charges in bomb plot: Ryan Schallenberger has been indicted on three federal charges. However, the most severe charge of possessing a weapon of mass destruction has been dropped. That charge could have kept Schallenberger in jail for life. The other 3 charges could keep him in jail for 40 …

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Lawyer: Keep private journal of SC teen accused in bomb plot: It seems that the lawyer representing Ryan Schallenberger has finally started doing his job. He’s requested that Schallenberger’s private journal that details his plot against Chesterfield High School not to be made public. That’s not the same as making the journal inadmissible. Attorney Michael …

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Psychiatrist says S.C. teen accused in plot is competent: The bizarro world proceedings of the Ryan Schallenberger case continue. Yesterday a psychiatrist for the defense says that Schallenberger is indeed competent to stand trial. That’s right, the kid who wanted to blow up his school so he could kill Jesus is allegedly competent to stand …

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