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Pakistani protesters rally on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010, in Lahore, Pakistan, to condemn the sentencing of U.S.-trained Pakistani scientist Aafia Siddiqui in New York. Siddiqui's strange legal odyssey began two summers ago in Afghanistan, where she turned up carrying evidence suggesting she was a terrorist. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
Photo by: K.M.Chaudary
Pakistani protesters rally on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010, in Lahore, Pakistan, to condemn the sentencing of U.S.-trained Pakistani scientist Aafia Siddiqui in New York. Siddiqui's strange legal odyssey began two summers ago in Afghanistan, where she turned up carrying evidence suggesting she was a terrorist. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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