Tourists Lee Furlong (in black) and Brittney Schneider (in white) stand in front of Tha Pae Gate, in Chiang Mai, Thailand, on October 18. They face up to 10 years in prison on charges of spraying painting the ancient brick wall. Picture: AP
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Tourists Lee Furlong (in black) and Brittney Schneider (in white) stand in front of Tha Pae Gate, in Chiang Mai, Thailand, on October 18. They face up to 10 years in prison on charges of spraying painting the ancient brick wall. Picture: AP
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