5 More May Face Trial In Whitmer Kidnapping Case

Court Hearing Follows Conviction Of Two Men In The Case

  • A Michigan judge is weighing whether five men will face trial for allegedly plotting to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
  • Two men described as leaders of the plot have been convicted by a federal court jury.
  • The five defendants, part of the original group of 14 arrested in October 2020, have been charged with providing support for terrorist acts and possessing weapons in connection with the kidnapping plot.