UIC student pleads guilty to e-mailing threats

July 1, 2008 3:12:48 PM PDT
A UIC student has pleaded guilty to e-mailing a threat to school administrators. Mahtab Shirani sent the threat one day after the shooting at Northern Illinois University. She must pay UIC $21,000, which the school spent to investigate the threat and to beef up security.

Shirani will be sentenced on September 23.