Tenn. weapons plant intrusion: 3 peace activists, including nun, 84, sentenced to prison terms

  • by: TRAVIS LOLLER , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 19, 2014 - 3:25 AM

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — At sentencing for an 84-year-old nun and two fellow Catholic peace activists who stole onto the grounds of the "Fort Knox of uranium," the judge seemed to struggle with how harshly he should treat protesters who authorities say never posed any serious national security threat.

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