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Australian Drug Smuggler Returns to Hometown From Bali Jail

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A teary and largely silent convicted Australian drug mule returned to her hometown on Thursday, hours after she was deported from the Indonesian tourist island of Bali, where she had served nearly 14 years in prison for smuggling heroin.    Renae Lawrence was the only woman among nine Australians who were arrested in 2005 for attempting to smuggle 8.3 kilograms (18.3 pounds) of heroin from Bali to Australia.    Lawrence, 41, wearing black sunglasses and a...

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