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Jewish Islamic Website Founder Sentenced to 2 1/2 Years in Prison

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Joseph Leonard Cohen converted to Islam, changed his name to Yousef al-Khattab and ran RevolutionMuslim.com, an online hate site where he encouraged violent attacks against Jews. Photo: YAK.

Joseph Leonard Cohen converted to Islam, changed his name to Yousef al-Khattab and ran RevolutionMuslim.com, an online hate site where he encouraged violent attacks against Jews. Photo: YAK.

Politico – A founder of the militant Islamic website RevolutionMuslim.com was sentenced Friday to two-and-a-half years in prison for fomenting violence against Jewish organizations and individuals in the U.S.

Yousef Al-Khattab received the sentence at a morning hearing before U.S. District Court Liam O’Grady in Alexandria, Va. Al-Khattab, who was born Joseph Cohen in Atlantic City, N.J. and later converted to Islam, pled guilty in October of last year to a charge of using the internet to place others in fear of bodily injury.

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