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Timeline: Elizabeth Smart's Abduction And Its Aftermath

Elizabeth Smart (right) walks out of the federal courthouse in Salt Lake City with her mother, Lois Smart, after testifying Thursday at a competency hearing for her alleged kidnapper, Brian David Mitchell. (AP)

In 2002, 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart was taken from her Utah home in the middle of the night. Nine months later, she was spotted on the street with her alleged abductors, David Mitchell and Wanda Barzee. They were arrested in 2003, but questions of competency have stalled proceedings against them.

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