Maria Alyokhina (C), jailed member of Russian punk band Pussy Riot, is escorted during a court hearing in Nizhny Novgorod, October 18, 2013. Alyokhina withdrew her plea for an early release on Friday ... more 
Maria Alyokhina (C), jailed member of Russian punk band Pussy Riot, is escorted during a court hearing in Nizhny Novgorod, October 18, 2013. Alyokhina withdrew her plea for an early release on Friday in a show of support for a bandmate now in hospital after going on hunger strike to protest over prison conditions. REUTERS/Roman Yarovitsyn (RUSSIA - Tags: CRIME LAW ENTERTAINMENT) less 
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Fri, Oct 18, 2013 5:28 AM EDT