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BREAKING NEWS ~ Miltary jury convicts Abu Ghraib soldier on six counts

[JURIST] AP is reporting that a military jury empaneled for the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse trial of Spc. Sabrina Harman [JURIST news archive] has convicted her on six of seven counts. AP has more on Monday's closing defense arguments in her case at Fort Hood, Texas, which began last Thursday.

9:57 PM ET - Reuters now has more on Monday evening's ruling.

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