The Florida man accused of sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump has pleaded not guilty to charges carrying a potential mandatory penalty of life in prison. Cesar Sayoc entered the plea through his lawyer during his appearance in Manhattan federal court today. U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff has set a July 15, 2019, trial date. Sayoc was arrested Oct. 26 outside an auto parts store in Plantation, Florida.