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Somali woman at new jail, wearing head scarf

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota Somali woman awaiting sentencing on federal terror charges has been moved to a new jail, and is being allowed to wear her head scarf at times.

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Amina Farah Ali was not allowed to wear her religious head covering at the Sherburne County jail, where she was sent after she was convicted of sending money to al-Shabab in Somalia.

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