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Nun Sentenced in Nuclear Plant Breach

The 84-year-old nun, Sister Megan Rice, who was charged with breaching security during a peaceful protest at nuclear facility Y-12 has been sentenced to 2 years and 11 months in prison, according to CNN. She and two accomplices are guilty of breaking into the facility to protest. The three cut through a chain-link fence, walked a mile, then cut through …

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Nun Sentenced To Prison For Nuclear Weapons Protest

An 84-year-old Catholic nun named Megan Rice has been sentenced to almost 3 years behind bars for breaking into a U.S. nuclear weapons complex to protest nuclear weapons. Rice and three other people broke into the facility together in order to stage a protest. The other two people, Michael Walli, 64, and Greg Boertje-Obed, 58, were sentenced to 5 years …

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