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Judge Orders Scientist in Immigration Case Released from Jail

Syed Jamal was ordered to be released from the Platte County (Missouri) Jail on Tuesday.  (Photo from Sharma-Crawford Attorneys at Law)

A federal judge this afternoon ordered the immediate release of Syed Jamal, the Bangladeshi-born scientist whom the government is trying to deport. Dan Margolies reports for the Kansas News Service.

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Dan Margolies is a reporter for KCUR Radio and a contributor to Kansas Public Radio and the Kansas News Service.  Follow him on Twitter: @DanMargolies

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