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Nun, 84, is sentenced to nearly 3 years in prison for nuclear protest

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Nun, 84, is sentenced to nearly 3 years in prison for nuclear protest

An 84-year-old nun has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for breaking into and defacing a storage bunker holding bomb-grade uranium in a peace demonstration at a Tennessee weapons plant.
Megan Rice was sentenced Tuesday along with activists Greg Boertje-Obed and Michael Walli. The men were sentenced to more than five years in prison.

Photo: Greg Boertje-Obed, left, Sister Megan Rice and Michael Walli after a hearing in Knoxville, Tenn. / Reuters

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