On Monday, a jury found four men guilty on 30 of 32 counts in the plot to bomb Bronx synagogues and shoot down military aircraft with Stinger missiles. Sentencing is set for March 24.
But is life in prison enough -- when prison is where James Cromitie, David Williams, Laguerre Payen and Onta Williams started down this path?
All four had been converted to a radical form of Islam while incarcerated in the New York state prison system. After their release, they all attended a mosque in Newburgh, run by clergy employed by the Department of Correctional Services.