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Circuit Orders Jailed |Ex-Governor’s Release

ATLANTA (CN) - The 11th Circuit ordered the release of former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman from prison on bail, ruling that his appeal of a bribery conviction last June raised "substantial questions" about his case. Siegelman, a Democrat, has long claimed that his prosecution was politically motivated.

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