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Editor's Choice - Picture of the Day - August 17, 2012

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AP Photo/Sergey Ponomarev

Feminist punk group Pussy Riot members, from left, Yekaterina Samutsevich, Maria Alekhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova sit in a glass cage at a court room in Moscow, Russia on Friday, Aug 17, 2012. The women, two of whom have young children, were convicted of “hooliganism” Friday for their anti-Putin performance in a Moscow cathedral. Judge Marina Syrova sentenced them to two years in jail, a year less than the prosecution asked for.


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