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April 08, 2010

Non-Shoebomber Al Modadi Released, Not Charged

The Qatari diplomat cum smart-mouthed fool will not be charged with a crime:

The Qatari diplomat who caused a midair security scare won't face charges after claiming he was trying to light his shoes on fire when it appears he was simply smoking in the bathroom.

Federal officials said Mohammed al Modadi was on official business when he boarded United Airlines Flight 663 from Washington to Denver, giving him diplomatic immunity. A law firm spokesman told The Associated Press that al Modadi has been released and was headed back to Washington.

I got to get me one of those fancy-pants diplomatic passports...


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