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Reservist England Faces Prisoner Abuse Hearing

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Reservist England Faces Prisoner Abuse Hearing

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Reservist England Faces Prisoner Abuse Hearing

Reservist England Faces Prisoner Abuse Hearing

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Pfc. Lynndie England (left) arrives with one of her attorneys at in Ft. Bragg, N.C., Aug. 3, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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Pfc. Lynndie England (left) arrives with one of her attorneys at in Ft. Bragg, N.C., Aug. 3, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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Army reservist Pfc. Lynndie England faces a military hearing at Fort Bragg, N.C., that will determine whether she'll be court-martialed for allegedly abusing detainees at Abu Ghraib. England's lawyers may seek to use Justice Department memos on the legal use of torture as part of her defense. Hear NPR's Ari Shapiro.