CRIME

Orlando Gunman's Widow To Be Released From Jail

She was charged in January, six months after her late husband opened fire at Pulse nightclub.

The widow of the gunman who killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, may be released from jail as she awaits trial on federal charges accusing her of covering up his plans for the June 2016 attack, a judge ruled on Wednesday.

Noor Salman was charged in January with obstructing justice and aiding her late husband, Omar Mateen, in his attempt to provide material support to a terrorist organization.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Donna Ryu approved her release from a California jail but said Salmanmust wait until at least Friday to walk free.

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