FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2006 file photo, Jose Padilla, center, is escorted to a waiting police vehicle by federal marshals near downtown Miami. The 17-year prison sentence imposed on the convicted ... more 
FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2006 file photo, Jose Padilla, center, is escorted to a waiting police vehicle by federal marshals near downtown Miami. The 17-year prison sentence imposed on the convicted terrorism plotter is far too lenient for someone who trained to kill at an al-Qaida camp and also has a long, violent criminal history, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, Sept. 19, 2011, as it threw out the sentence. (AP Photo/J. Pat Carter, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By J. Pat Carter, File
Mon, Sep 19, 2011 2:53 PM EDT