Mohamed Mohamud sentenced to 30 years in prison for X-mas tree-lighting bomb plot.

He is being sentenced for using a Christmas tree as a weapon of mass destruction. His mother denounced the government's actions, saying agents advised her son not to tell his parents anything, gave him money to move away from friends, and isolated him as they ran their sting operation.

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