Indonesia sentences British woman to death for drug smuggling

CNN 23 January 2013
By Kathy Quiano and Laura Smith-Spark

A 56-year-old British woman caught smuggling blocks of cocaine in her suitcase has been sentenced to death in Indonesia. Prosecutors in Bali had asked for a 15-year sentence for Lindsay June Sandiford, who was arrested last May carrying what officials said was cocaine worth an estimated $2.6 million. (continue reading...)