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Ex-cartel chief ordered released in Mexico: court source

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A former top Mexican drug cartel boss, Rafael Caro Quintero, has been ordered released after serving 28 years for the murder of a US agent, a court source said Friday.

He was ordered released on August 7 by a criminal court in the western state of Jalisco, a judicial official told AFP.

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