A former Georgetown University student who pleaded guilty
to possessing the deadly toxin ricin has been sentenced to a year and one day, plus supervised release and community service.
The Georgetown University sophomore who made ricin in his dorm room in March has pleaded guilty to a federal offense.
Georgetown University sophomore Daniel Milzman, who is accused of making the biological toxin ricin in his dorm room.
Daniel Milzman is accused of making ricin in his dorm room.
Federal prosecutors appealed a judge\’s order that would release from jail Georgetown University student Daniel Milzman, who is accused of making ricin toxin in his dorm room.
A judge ordered the 19-year-old accused of making a deadly ricin toxin be released to home confinement for immediate admittance to a psychiatric hospital on Tuesday, then agreed to stay the ruling for 24 hours upon prosecutors\’ request.
WTOP\’s Dick Uliano reports.
A Georgetown University student was charged with producing the deadly toxin ricin in his dorm room.
A college student has been charged with possessing a biological toxin after ricin was found in his Georgetown dorm room on Tuesday, March 18.
The substance found early Tuesday in a dorm room at Georgetown University has been confirmed to be ricin.
A Mississippi man suspected of sending poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and two other officials was charged in a five-count federal indictment made public Monday that could send him to prison for life if he\’s convicted.
Prince George\’s County\’s hazmat team was called to a federal mail processing center in Landover to help federal agents who are investigating suspicious letters to members of Congress and the president.
A union representing postal workers says the U.S. Postal Service waited hours to alert workers that they may have been exposed to the dangerous poison ricin.
A letter containing ricin or another poision was sent to the office of Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi.