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Shoe bomb plot charge.

A BRITISH Muslim was last night charged with conspiring with shoe bomber Richard Reid. Sajid Badat, 24,of St James Street,Gloucester, was arrested by anti-terrorist police on Thursday last week in the first of a series of raids nationwide.

Badat has been charged with conspiring with Richard Reid and others to cause an explosion,and two further charges of possessing explosive materials,Scotland Yard said.

Reid, 29, who tried to blow up a transatlantic jet with explosives hidden in his footwear,began a life sentence in January,imposed by a US district court in Boston.
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Publication:Daily Post (Liverpool, England)
Date:Dec 4, 2003
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