|Charge Date:||Tue Sep. 18, 2001|
|Charges:||Criminal conspiracy, Firearms violations|
|Convictions:||Criminal conspiracy, Firearms violations|
The government linked Upshur and her husband Vincente Rafael Pierre to al-Fuqra, a militant organization consisting primarily of African-American Muslims. Upshur purchased two semiautomatic pistols for her husband, a convicted felon. She was sentenced to 15 months in prison.
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