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ThinkProgress: This 85-Year-Old Nun Just Spent Two Years In Prison For Protesting Nuclear Weapons

05/22/2015, Alice Ollstein

http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2015/05/22/3661534/nun-willing-die-prison-protest-nuclear-weapons/

Democracy Now: An Act of Protest, Not Sabotage, at the Birthplace of the Bomb

5/21/2015, Amy Goodman with Denis Moynihan

http://www.democracynow.org/blog/2015/5/21/an_act_of_protest_not_sabotage_at

The Rachel Maddow Show: Nun imprisoned for nuclear weapons protest freed

5/20/2015

Sr. Megan interviewed by Rachel Maddow

http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow/watch/nun-imprisoned-for-anti-nuclear-protest-freed-448559683885

Democracy Now: How an 85-Year-Old Nun, Activists Infiltrated Top U.S. Nuclear Site, Exposing Dangers & Urging Peace

05/19/2015

http://www.democracynow.org/2015/5/19/how_an_85_year_old_nun

WBIR: Freed protester: Y-12 vandalism ‘made a difference’

05/19/2015, Jim Matheny

Broadcast report featuring an extended online video interview with Greg Boertje-Obed

http://www.wbir.com/story/news/2015/05/18/greg-boertje-obed-y12-priosn-release/27549479/

Knoxville News Sentinel: Protester has no regrets about Y-12 break-in

05/18/2015, Frank Munger

http://www.knoxnews.com/news/local-news/y12-protester-has-no-regrets_39755667

The New Yorker: A Nun Walks Free: The Government’s Sabotage Case Dismissed

05/18/2015, Eric Schlosser

http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/a-nun-walks-free-the-governments-sabotage-case-dismissed

Washington Post: 3 anti-nuclear activists released from federal prison

05/16/2015, Associated Press

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/prosecutors-give-tentative-nod-to-quick-release-of-activists/2015/05/15/c886fab4-fb60-11e4-a47c-e56f4db884ed_story.html

Chicago Tribune: Attorney: Court orders release of anti-nuclear nun, two others

05/15/2015, Associated Press

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/ct-anti-nuclear-nun-ordered-freed-20150515-story.html

The Guardian: Nun’s sabotage conviction for nuclear facility break-in overturned by court

05/08/2015, Associated Press in Nashville, Tennessee

“In a 2-1 opinion issued on Friday, a panel of the sixth US circuit court of appeals overturned the most serious conviction against Sister Megan Rice, 66-year-old Michael Walli and 59-year-old Greg Boertje-Obed. The court upheld a conviction for injuring government property.”

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/may/08/nun-sister-megan-rice-nuclear-facility-tennessee-sabotage-overturned

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