Teddy bear's name sends teacher to Sudan jail.

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After international pressure, the Sudanese government allowed a British teacher who had been convicted of insulting Islam to leave the country. The 54-year-old teacher, Gillian Gibbons, caused an uproar after asking her students at a private school in the nation's capital, Khartoum, to name a teddy bear in a class project on animals, The New York Times reported. The class overwhelmingly voted for Muhammad, a common Muslim...

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