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Two men found guilty in Via Rail terror plot granted new trial

Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier were found guilty in 2015 of 8 terror-related charges.
Ali Taghva Montreal, QC

Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier, the two men who were initially found guilty of terrorism charges after being accused of planning to derail a Via Rail train have will be receiving a new trial.

Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier were found guilty in 2015 of 8 terror-related charges.

According to Court of Appeal for Ontario on Tuesday, the 2015 convictions of the two men will be set aside and a new trial ordered.

The two men argued in court that the previous judge had made important case errors, according to Global News.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated.

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