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Widow of Pulse nightclub gunman found not guilty

 Orlando police officers seen outside of Pulse nightclub after a fatal shooting and hostage situation on June 12, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.
Orlando police officers seen outside of Pulse nightclub after the deadly shooting. Photo: Gerardo Mora / Getty Images

A Florida jury found the widow of the Pulse nightclub gunman not guilty Friday of aiding and abetting her husband in carrying out one of the deadliest mass shootings in American history.

Details: It took the 12-member jury roughly 12 hours over three days to acquit Noor Salman, the 31-year-old wife of shooter Omar Mateen, who was charged with providing material support to the Islamic State and with lying to FBI investigators. She could have faced life in prison if convicted.