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December 16, 2000

Al-Najjar finally out after 3 years
[Times photo: Boyzell Hosey]
BRADENTON -- Mazen Al-Najjar, detained without charges for three years and seven months as a suspected terrorist, walked out of jail Friday afternoon to be enveloped by his tearful children and a community of supporters who never gave up.
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