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Orlando nightclub gunman's widow to be released on bail

OAKLAND, California (CNN) -- The widow of the gunman who killed dozens at an Orlando nightclub will be released on bail while she waits trial, a federal judge in California ruled Wednesday.

Noor Salman isn't a flight risk and does not pose a danger to the community, said US Magistrate Judge Donna Ryu.

Omar Mateen killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub on June 12, 2016, before being shot and killed by police. It's the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.

Salman is acc

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