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Actress Pleads Guilty To Sending Ricin to President Obama


Shannon Guess Richardson

Shannon Guess Richardson was arrested in June after authorities said she tried to implicate her ex-husband, Nathan Richardson, after he had filed for divorce. Federal prosecutors found that Prosecutors say Shannon mailed three letters from New Boston, outside Texarkana, Texas, then went to police and claimed that her husband had done it.

Ricin is a toxin that can cause respiratory failure if inhaled. Read the rest of this entry