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DISGRACED ex-state Rep. Bill DeWeese was released from prison yesterday after finishing his sentence for political corruption. The Greene County Democrat was released from Retreat state prison in northeastern Pennsylvania yesterday morning, said state prisons spokeswoman Christine McMillan.
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