Tuesday, 10 February 2015
The Antwerp Correctional Tribunal will deliver its judgment on Wednesday the 11th of February in the terrorism trial concerning the Islamist group Sharia4Belgium. The sentence will be published during the day on the judicial information site Juridat. The link will also be visible on www.rechtbankeersteaanleganantwerpen.be.
It will offer a summary of the judgment in French, Dutch and English, the press magistrates announced on Monday. Around an hour after the verdict, the press magistrates will make a declaration in French, Dutch and English in a room reserved for the press. This is the only place they will be allowed to take photos and make audio and video recordings. It will be forbidden to do so while the judgment is being read.
In total, 45 defendants were named at the terrorism trial for the Islamist group Sharia4Belgium, which opened on the 29th of September 2014. They are being charged with leading a terrorist group and taking part in the group’s activities.