Steven T. Wax, right, federal public defender and Stephen R. Sady, the chief deputy public defender, speak to reporters following an appearance in federal court by thier client, Mohamed Osman Mohamud Monday, Nov. 29, 2010, in Portland, Ore. Authorities say Mohamud and an FBI operative parked a van full of dummy explosives on Southwest Yamhill Street across from Pioneer Courthouse Square just after sundown Friday while thousands gathered in the square for the annual tree lighting. Mohamud is accused of attempting to detonate the explosives. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

FBI Policy Of Manufacturing Terrorism Plots Reaffirmed By Appeals Court

“Ordinarily the law prohibits the government from entrapping innocent citizens into crime, but the law provides an exception when the target is ‘predisposed.’”