Chelsea Manning plans to move to Maryland

Posted at 9:04 AM, Jan 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-25 12:00:27-05

Former Intelligence Analyst Chelsea Manning plans to move back to Maryland once released from prison.

Manning tweeted this out Tuesday:

She is considering moving to Takoma Park or Bethesda once her sentence is up on May 17.

Former President Barack Obama commuted her 35-year sentence last week.

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In 2013, she was convicted of leaking thousands of military and diplomatic documents to Wikileaks.

Manning - a transgender woman who served in the army - lived in Potomac with her aunt before enlisting.

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