Laura Ling and Euna Lee Sentenced to 12 Years in Labor Prison

Detained since March 17th, Current.tv journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee have been charged with illegally crossing into North Korea. According to the BBC and AP, the two women were just sentenced to 12 years in labor prison and cannot appeal, as they were tried in North Korea’s highest court.

The most accurate and breaking news about the journalists’ sentencing can be found at the LiberateLaura Twitter.

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