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Noor Salman’s trial gave us the best glimpse of what actually led to the Pulse shooting


Last week, a federal jury found Noor Salman not guilty of aiding and abetting her husband, Omar Mateen, in his plan to murder 49 people at the gay nightclub Pulse. Despite the verdict, many in Orlando still have questions about what happened on June 12. The confusion has only been increased by the trial’s anonymous jury foreman, who said the jury was convinced Salman “knew” what her husband was planning, despite not knowing the day or location. But federal prosecutors were not able to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Salman “knew” about the attack. Their case against the widow consisted of an alleged confession she gave to FBI agents. They interrogated her for 11 hours – though they chose …
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Noor Salman (left) with her attorney. Sketch courtesy Charles Treadwell
Intersection

Intersection: A Look Back At The Noor Salman Trial


The trial of Noor Salman, the widow of the Pulse gunman, is over. Legal experts Charles Rose and Sam Kan join Intersection for analysis of the not guilty verdict; what the trial revealed about the events of June 12th 2016, and what the long term implications of the verdict are for the FBI. 
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Noor Salman (L) and counsel Linda Moreno (R). Photo: Charles Treadwell
Pulse Shooting

Law Professor Provides Insight To Start Of Noor Salman Trial


The federal trial for Noor Salman is under way in Orlando. Opening arguments were laid out this week and we’ve been learning more about the defendant. Salman is charged with aiding and abetting her husband Omar Mateen, the Pulse nightclub shooter. She is also charged with obstruction of justice. To brief us on this week’s start of the trial, we turn to Samuel Kan, Assistant Professor of Law at the Barry University School of Law.
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Noor Salman (L) and counsel Linda Moreno (R). Photo: Charles Treadwell
Intersection

Intersection: Noor Salman Trial Update


90.7’s Brendan Byrne has been following the jury selection in the trial of Noor Salman, the widow of the gunman in the Pulse shooting. Byrne talks to Intersection’s Matthew Peddie about the selection process and what’s next in the trial.
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