Duluth Catholic activist given 5-year prison sentence for nuclear protest

  • Article by: TRAVIS LOLLER , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 18, 2014 - 6:40 PM

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — An 84-year-old nun was sentenced Tuesday to nearly three years in prison for breaking into a nuclear weapons complex and defacing a bunker holding bomb-grade uranium, a demonstration that exposed serious security flaws at the Tennessee plant.

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