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Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years in prison: In a courtroom at Fort Meade today, Judge Army. Col. Denise Lind delivered the sentence in the trial of Bradley Manning: 35 years in a military prison, less 1,294 days for time served, and a 112-day credit for enduring “unlawful pretrial punishment,” when he was held for 9 months at a Marine Corps brig in Quantico, VA.

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