An artist rendering shows Amine El Khalifi before U.S. District Judge T. Rawles Jones Jr. in federal court in Alexandria, Va., on Feb. 17, 2012. (Associated Press)

Photo by: Dana Verkouteren

An artist rendering shows Amine El Khalifi before U.S. District Judge T. Rawles Jones Jr. in federal court in Alexandria, Va., on Feb. 17, 2012. (Associated Press)