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Tennessee Man Convicted of Plotting Attack on Muslim Community is Sentenced

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DELAWARE COUNTY, N.Y. -

The former Congressional candidate from Tennessee convicted of plotting to attack a Muslim community in Delaware County has been sentenced.

According to Reuters Robert Doggart, 65 will spend nearly 20 years in prison for plotting to burn down a mosque, a school and a cafeteria in the small community of Islamberg, which is located in Hancock.

In February Doggart was convicted of trying to recruit people to commit arson and violate civil rights.