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Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. arrives at Baltimore halfway house
Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. arrives at Baltimore halfway house

Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. arrived at a Baltimore halfway house Thursday night after being released from a federal prison in Alabama, two years after pleading guilty to spending $750,000 in campaign money on personal items. As he walked into the Volunteers of America Chesapeake facility on Monument Street after a 12-hour drive from Montgomery, Ala., he said he hoped his former constituents in Illinois would give him another chance when he completes his sentence. "I've made mistakes, and I'm prayerful and hopeful that we're a country of second chances, that the American people and the people of the city of Chicago will consider me for a second chance,"...

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