Haiti former PM Neptune freed from prison after two-year detention Jaime Jansen at 9:53 AM ET
[JURIST] Haitian authorities freed former Prime Minister Yvon Neptune from prison Thursday on a provisional release, though Neptune still faces charges that he calls "imaginary." Neptune has been detained for two years [JURIST report] since former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide [BBC profile] was ousted in 2004 [JURIST report] on accusations that he orchestrated a February 2004 massacre in La Scierie, though UN investigators have classified the incident as an armed conflict where both sides suffered casualties.
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