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  • merrywidow Feb 6, 2:27 p.m.

    "Does anyone know if this is the same Neva Elsheikh who went to Broughton high school in the early 1980's? Thanks! RaleighRocks"

    It's got to be! The face is exactly as I remember Neva from Martin Jr. High and Broughton!

    -Broughton Class of '83

  • gassy1 Feb 3, 7:16 p.m.

    Conned or not-she is an educated woma and should be punished to the fullest extent possible. Protect our way of life and liberty from these monstrous terrorists who want to wage evil towards our country and citizens.

  • Sherlock Feb 3, 6:14 p.m.

    The donations they are asking for will be use to support thier movement even more. Time to ship them back to their home land and take their property to pay for th etrip back.

  • smcallah Feb 3, 6:14 p.m.

    "Don't worry about her "teaching" any more. She is no longer eligible to hold a position in any "school" with a felony arrest on her record."

    Felony ARREST is not a felony CONVICTION. You are getting things confused.

    I'm not saying she didn't do this, apparently they have evidence that is pretty clear. But you shouldn't be spouting false information.

  • smcallah Feb 3, 6:11 p.m.

    "Oh, and I want to ask the Montosorri school.....how well do you check your teacher's backgrounds? This woman is keeping your children!"

    Did you ever once consider that this woman had no prior record?

    What else do you think the school should have checked? And please make sense with your answer.

  • smcallah Feb 3, 6:09 p.m.

    "this woman is morbid looking........scary..........and she was an administrator at a SCHOOL??? "

    And how good would you look for your mugshot where you were arrested and charged with paying to have 3 federal witnesses killed?

  • computer trainer Feb 3, 6:02 p.m.

    UNREAL!! She is not VIOLENT? She was trying to HIRE a HITMAN, to cut someone's HEAD off!! I would say that is VIOLENT! And NO, they should not release her.

  • cantstandya Feb 3, 5:37 p.m.

    We need to declare jihad on their way of life see how they like living in fear.

  • westernwake1 Feb 3, 5:21 p.m.

    "Father plea for woman's release in beheading plot unheeded"

    Good! This woman is a flight risk and terrorist involved in a plot to behead people. There is no way she should be let out of jail.

    If the Muslim community wants any respect in mainstream America they need to come out clearly and condemn her crime.

  • shepherdofwolves Feb 3, 5:18 p.m.

    Anyone know which west Raleigh restaurant?

  • warbirdlover Feb 3, 5:17 p.m.

    Have you read the nonsense on that Facebook Page, begging for donations. I think The FBI should invetigate all of the that are in the US. Throw them all out we don't want them here.

  • jsok123 Feb 3, 5:10 p.m.

    So many people are in denial about the true nature of Islam, the religion of pieces.

  • nanasix Feb 3, 4:39 p.m.

    You can take that to the bank. She would be long gone, and deserves to serve the time for her crimes, and participation. These are not people that can be trusted, and much watch closely. I've always felt this ring was much larger than the public was told.

  • awood2 Feb 3, 4:03 p.m.

    I bet daddy would sneak her out of the country if she were released.

    Bet that's why daddy wants her released so bad too. Nobody can be that dumb to actually think they have a snowballs chance in heck to think that the court is going to release someone like that to them and actually think they "will be watched around the clock". Please!

  • SomeRandomGuy Feb 3, 3:43 p.m.

    Don't worry about her "teaching" any more. She is no longer eligible to hold a position in any "school" with a felony arrest on her record.

  • eyesofgreen Feb 3, 3:22 p.m.

    I'm surprised at all the stupid comments of the school letting her teach. How could they possibly know if she has a clean record up till now? Truth is--you don't know what's being conveyed to your children unless you're right there with them.

  • IMHO05 Feb 3, 3:19 p.m.

    I bet daddy would sneak her out of the country if she were released.

  • macy Feb 3, 3:02 p.m.

    Oh, and I want to ask the Montosorri school.....how well do you check your teacher's backgrounds? This woman is keeping your children!

  • macy Feb 3, 3:01 p.m.

    Finally, a judge with some sense. Unlike the one that let the guy in Goldsboro off of death row!

  • Scubagirl Feb 3, 2:38 p.m.

    "A federal judge on Friday ordered a woman to remain in custody"

    GOOD FOR THE JUDGE!!! That's right where she should remain FOR LIFE!!!

  • linspace Feb 3, 2:35 p.m.

    Extremist Christians, extremist Muslims, extremist atheists, extremist Buddhists, extremist Jews, extremist Zoroastrians, extremist agnostics, extremist Hindus, extremist Sikhs---all of these people scare me; not because of their religion, but because of their extremism.
    anneonymousone

    Great statement.. just so happens that muslim extremists number in the MILLIONS as opposed to pockets of extremists for all the other groups.. and their religion TEACHES violence as their duty.. this is different than all others.. whom an individual will dostort, but it is not taught as a duty..

  • linspace Feb 3, 2:30 p.m.

    yet you won't let me write "if you think every muslim is barabaric as these, you too are a mindless person".

    You apparently need to do some reading and some seeing. Their "book" preches this kind of violence.
    Click to view my profile ncouterbanks69

    Look up "islam religion of peace" on google.. great website. showing reveals a lot

  • snshine62d Feb 3, 2:23 p.m.

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    This is real. Evil people wanting to commit such horrific acts, with no conscience, live right here in our country thanks to all of the international programs the US has offered - Work Visas, Student Visas, Travel Visas, etc. They walk, talk, breathe, learn and work among us. Keep her locked up!

    I agree, we try not to judge people but look what happens when you let your guard down. And yes, I know all people are not like this but who do you trust?

  • anneonymousone Feb 3, 2:20 p.m.

    The anti-Muslim bias I am reading here is ugly. If these people are guilty, they are guilty because of their actions and because of the ways in which they may have acted on their extremist beliefs.

    Extremist Christians, extremist Muslims, extremist atheists, extremist Buddhists, extremist Jews, extremist Zoroastrians, extremist agnostics, extremist Hindus, extremist Sikhs---all of these people scare me; not because of their religion, but because of their extremism.

  • iknowmyschnitzel Feb 3, 2:19 p.m.

    evidently, there's a FB following that is begging for money to pay these lawyers...http://de-de.facebook.com/events/334197479944584/?ref=nf

  • anneonymousone Feb 3, 2:16 p.m.

    Leftwing wrote, "I wonder if her attorneys are worried about their own safety. Shame they take this on for the almighty dollar I suppose."

    Would you prefer that NO ONE handle a case like this, which could lead to a release on a technicality, an incarceration of the innocent, an acquittal of the guilty, and/or endless appeals?

    I want even the most notorious of self-proclaimed criminals to be defended well in a court of law, because I believe that the principles underlying the justice system can work. But they only work when they are not unduly pressured by hate, power, or money.

  • Cricket at the lake Feb 3, 2:08 p.m.

    would not want her near my children

  • Common Man 1964 Feb 3, 2:00 p.m.

    Oh! She knew that someone was going to be killed, but she DIDN'T know about the call for beheading the victims; so that makes it ok..she was "conned". A real pillar of society! She looks like a female version of the 9/11 terroists ring leader, doesn't she?

  • Leftwing Feb 3, 1:56 p.m.

    The Koran says Muslims should not be friends outside of their faith. This is the type of separtism and hated they believe, all of which spawns violence. This woman "misses" her kids? She was mean and nasty to other teachers at Sterling and they are GLAD she is gone. She is one rotten egg they don't want back there.

  • Disabled Vet Feb 3, 1:56 p.m.

    She wants to be released so she can teach while awaiting trial. I wouldn't want her teaching my kids!

  • bcox50 Feb 3, 1:54 p.m.

    If I had a child at that school and she went back, I would pull my child out of there in a skinny minute! Please tell me the school will not let her back in!

  • ashewing Feb 3, 1:54 p.m.

    This is real. Evil people wanting to commit such horrific acts, with no conscience, live right here in our country thanks to all of the international programs the US has offered - Work Visas, Student Visas, Travel Visas, etc. They walk, talk, breathe, learn and work among us. Keep her locked up!

  • Scubagirl Feb 3, 1:53 p.m.

    Don't care what daddy says, keep her in jail where she deserves to be! The FBI had enough evidence to arrest her and they don't usually arrest 'lightly'.

  • gswalker51 Feb 3, 1:48 p.m.

    I'm somewhat willing to believe Islam is a religion of peace, but everyone needs to understand that once they go radical (like this), you have to put them down like rabid animal. You can't just punish them with prison time or attempt to rehabilitate. Doesn't work, folks.

  • SmokeWagon Feb 3, 1:47 p.m.

    ..."if you think every muslim is barabaric as these, you too are a mindless person...."

    No....not "every" muslim is barabaric....just the ones that blindly follow the koran....!

  • OneLove Feb 3, 1:42 p.m.

    why is the judge even considering what her Father has to say? She's charged with murder-for-hire! Keep her right where she IS!

  • cpdtg Feb 3, 1:40 p.m.

    NO WAY

  • JesusIsLord Feb 3, 1:37 p.m.

    these comments crack me up....uncle fester...lol!!

  • cdcd48 Feb 3, 1:34 p.m.

    Sam Al-Arian was a graduate student at NC State, but not a professor. He was an assistant prof at University of South Florida.

  • ncouterbanks69 Feb 3, 1:34 p.m.

    yet you won't let me write "if you think every muslim is barabaric as these, you too are a mindless person".

    You apparently need to do some reading and some seeing. Their "book" preches this kind of violence.

  • annemarek Feb 3, 1:32 p.m.

    The beheading part of the story got my attention. That's big!Release this person nowhere.

  • westernwake1 Feb 3, 1:29 p.m.

    She should not be released from prison after attempting to help the beheading of witnesses. It is a shame that anyone in the community would support her rather than firmly condemning her actions. It is further absurd that a group is paying for her high-priced lawyers.

  • pappybigtuna1 Feb 3, 1:23 p.m.

    because of the lack of enforcing the law of the USA, they are living amoung us. Don't be shock at what they wanted to do that is who and what they are

    The threat is serious, keep them locked up

  • samr Feb 3, 1:18 p.m.

    All speculation aside, if she met with an informant posing as a hitman's rep and money changed hands, her goose is cooked unless they can prove entrapment.

    As far as the attorneys, I wonder who is footing the bill for her defense.

  • Just Mojo Feb 3, 1:16 p.m.

    release her?? seriously???

  • cantstandya Feb 3, 12:58 p.m.

    The muslim religion is not a belief in God but a cult in renouncing the fact there is one,you do not have to be a book toting fanatic on faith to realize right from wrong,these people hide behind the muslim faith as if it alone is the one and only religion death to all those that threaten our country should be the cry of any American's that are interested in maintaining a safe and secure future for our children and their children.

  • Cricket at the lake Feb 3, 12:55 p.m.

    such a peaceful religion......

  • ncwolf08 Feb 3, 12:52 p.m.

    Forgive me, but I just had to say it...but, doesn't she bear a striking resemblance to Uncle Fester of The Addams Family???

  • seankelly15 Feb 3, 12:47 p.m.

    vhfgeek - "My friend was lucky enough to have some counter surveilence training and easily detect them, it's almost embarissing now easily."

    I think you and your friend are playing too many video games.

  • ellengraham5660 Feb 3, 12:37 p.m.

    this woman is morbid looking........scary..........and she was an administrator at a SCHOOL??? That IS scary! People who intend to do harm to America will stop at nothing.......and I mean NOTHING! Radical Islam is a danger to this country.

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