Terrorism Suspect Padilla Sentenced to 17 Years A federal judge sentenced Jose Padilla to more than 17 years in prison Tuesday in Miami. Padilla was convicted, along with two co-defendants, of supporting terrorism and conspiring to commit murder abroad. They were facing life sentences.
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Terrorism Suspect Padilla Sentenced to 17 Years

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Terrorism Suspect Padilla Sentenced to 17 Years

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Terrorism Suspect Padilla Sentenced to 17 Years

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A federal judge sentenced Jose Padilla to more than 17 years in prison Tuesday in Miami.

Padilla was convicted, along with two co-defendants, of supporting terrorism and conspiring to commit murder abroad. They were facing life sentences.