Marine Veteran Released From Mexican Jail Friday Night

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Retired Marine veteran Andrew Tahmooressi, 26, who spent the past eight months in a Mexican jail was released Friday night after an order from a Mexican judge. Tahmooressi, who was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, was detained earlier in 2014 when he crossed into the country with loaded guns.


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