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Political Prisoner Returns to U.S. after 20 Year Prison Sentence in Peru

By |2016-12-03T23:35:11-07:00December 3rd, 2015|Categories: Articles, Info|Tags: , |

Lori Berenson has spent much of the last 20 years in prison in Peru following being convicted of aiding the Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement in planning an assault on the Peruvian Congress. This week marked the end of her sentence and being able to leave Peru, so she now heads home to the U.S.