Sounds important. And probably the convicted men are at least sympathizers with aggressive Islamists.
But if you delve into the Globe's story, it comes out that the case was not so straight-forward.
The Globe does not tell us Mr. Ngarambe's ethnic background. But clearly this juror knows something of contemporary U.S. reality that scared-silly white jurors might miss.
If only he'd been allowed to bring his experiential knowledge to bear on the case ...