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'Jihad Jane' Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Terror Plot

An American-born woman who calls herself "Jihad Jane" has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a U.S. court for her involvement in a plot to kill a Swedish artist who had offended Muslims.Colleen R. LaRose of Philadelphia (in the eastern U.S. state of Pennsylvania), who converted to Islam online, had pled guilty to following orders in 2009 from alleged al-Qaida operatives. She could have received a life sentence, but prosecutors say she has given authorities significant help in...

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