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Already, the trial has divided the Somali community in Minneapolis, and many young Somalis say they are distrustful of their neighbors and government officials. Several times during the trials, arguments or fights broke out between friends or family members of the defendants and those testifying against them.

While dozens of alleged ISIS sympathizers have been arrested around the U.S., most have pled guilty. This case was only the third ISIS-related prosecution to go to trial, and was the largest to date. Two men in Brooklyn and Arizona were found guilty in March of attempting to provide support to the terrorist group and other offenses.

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Casey Tolan is a National News Reporter for Fusion based in New York City.