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Special Report: a vow is confirmed; a jihad grows - Jane's Jihad

Colleen LaRose, a Pennsylvania woman who named herself "Jihad Jane," is seen in a June 1997 mug shot released by the Tom Green County Sheriff's Office after her arrest for driving under the influence (DUI) in San Angelo, Texas. LaRose was arrested on federal terrorism charges in 2009 and pleaded guilty to plotting to kill a Swedish cartoonist who had depicted Prophet Mohammed in a way that is offensive to Muslims. REUTERS/Tom Green County Sheriff's Office/Handout

Colleen LaRose, a Pennsylvania woman who named herself "Jihad Jane," is seen in a June 1997 mug shot released by the Tom Green County Sheriff's Office after her arrest for driving under the influence (DUI) in San Angelo, Texas. LaRose was arrested on...more

Colleen LaRose, a Pennsylvania woman who named herself "Jihad Jane," is seen in a June 1997 mug shot released by the Tom Green County Sheriff's Office after her arrest for driving under the influence (DUI) in San Angelo, Texas. LaRose was arrested on federal terrorism charges in 2009 and pleaded guilty to plotting to kill a Swedish cartoonist who had depicted Prophet Mohammed in a way that is offensive to Muslims. REUTERS/Tom Green County Sheriff's Office/Handout
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Jamie Paulin Ramirez is seen in an undated family handout photo obtained from her family by the Leadville Herald at the time of her terrorism arrest in 2010. REUTERS/Leadville Colorado Herald/Handout

Jamie Paulin Ramirez is seen in an undated family handout photo obtained from her family by the Leadville Herald at the time of her terrorism arrest in 2010. REUTERS/Leadville Colorado Herald/Handout

Jamie Paulin Ramirez is seen in an undated family handout photo obtained from her family by the Leadville Herald at the time of her terrorism arrest in 2010. REUTERS/Leadville Colorado Herald/Handout
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Mohammed Khalid is seen in his 2011 high school yearbook senior portrait, from Mount Hebron High School in Ellicott City, Maryland, in this handout photo released by and used with the permission of Howard County Schools. The student pleaded guilty to terrorism charges after U.S. federal law enforcement officials arrested Khalid and others for plotting to kill a Swedish cartoonist, who had depicted Prophet Mohammed in a way that is offensive to Muslims. REUTERS/Family Photo/Handout

Mohammed Khalid is seen in his 2011 high school yearbook senior portrait, from Mount Hebron High School in Ellicott City, Maryland, in this handout photo released by and used with the permission of Howard County Schools. The student pleaded guilty to...more

Mohammed Khalid is seen in his 2011 high school yearbook senior portrait, from Mount Hebron High School in Ellicott City, Maryland, in this handout photo released by and used with the permission of Howard County Schools. The student pleaded guilty to terrorism charges after U.S. federal law enforcement officials arrested Khalid and others for plotting to kill a Swedish cartoonist, who had depicted Prophet Mohammed in a way that is offensive to Muslims. REUTERS/Family Photo/Handout
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