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UPDATE: Former UMM student charged in federal case ambitious, talented

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A former University of Minnesota, Morris student facing federal charges in Louisiana is an ambitious and talented organizer and idea man, according to acquaintances.

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Joe Basel, 24, is one of four men facing up to 10 years in prison for attempting to tamper with U.S. Sen. Mary Landreiu's phone system in a federal building in Louisiana on Monday.

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