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US missionary returns to Idaho after Haiti ordeal

An Idaho businesswoman accused of trying to take 33 children out of Haiti after the deadly January earthquake has been returned to her family after three months in a foreign jail.Full story

Haiti frees last U.S. missionary

The last of 10 Americans detained while trying to take 33 children out of Haiti following the Jan. 12 earthquake is released after a judge convicted her and sentenced her to the time she had already served in jail. Full story

Haiti prosecutors urge prison for US missionary

A U.S. missionary should spend six months in prison for her failed attempt to remove 33 children from Haiti following the Jan. 12 earthquake, a prosecutor said Thursday on the first day of her trial. Full story

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  Jailed missionary in Haiti speaks out

TODAY’s chief medical editor, Dr. Nancy Snyderman, talks with Laura Silsby, the leader of the group of missionaries arrested for attempting to leave Haiti with dozens of children. She remains in prison.

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