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  • Mexico Frees Ex-Marine Jailed for Bringing In Gun

    12/22/2012 3:51:04 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 48 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Dec. 21, 2012 11:02 PM EST | Curt Anderson
    A Marine veteran jailed for months in Mexico after trying to carry a family heirloom shotgun across the border has been freed, U.S. officials and his lawyer said late Friday. The attorney for 27-year-old Jon Hammar tweeted Friday night that his client had been released from a detention center in Matamoros, Mexico. ďJon is out, going home!Ē Eddie Varon Levy tweeted. Ö An aide to a legal representative of the Mexican attorney generalís office had told U.S. Sen. Bill Nelsonís staff about the pending release after the Florida Democratís office got word from Hammarís mother, according to a press release...