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WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 14: Jesse L. Jackson Jr. was sentenced

Source: The Washington Post / Getty

Jesse Jackson Jr., former U.S. Rep. on Monday morning was released from a Baltimore halfway house, he’s been living there since his release from an Alabama federal prison in March. Jackson, an Illinois Democrat, was moved into the halfway house from prison, where he was serving a two and a half year sentence for spending $750,000 in campaign money on personal items. Jackson pleaded guilty to one felony fraud count in February of 2013 and began his sentence in November. Jackson was released from the Volunteers of America halfway house shortly before 10 a.m. and left in one of two black SUV’s.

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