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May 29th, 2013
08:58 PM ET

Another day in court for Arizona mom jailed in Mexico on drug charges

In Mexico, where an Arizona wife and mother remains in a Mexican prison tonight accused of smuggling drugs into the United States.

Yanira Maldonado was in court for a second day today as a judge weighs whether to set her free or keep her locked up.

Arizona mom turns to scripture to survive in Mexican jail

Mexican authorities say they found 12 pounds of marijuana under the mother of seven's bus seat. Maldonado says she was framed and that authorities were looking for a bribe.

Rafael Romo is Outfront in Nogales, Mexico with the story.


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