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  • Today's News: Our Take - Ja Rule Leaves Prison for Federal Custody

  • Ja Rule might be out of prison, but he isn't a free man yet. The rapper left a New York prison Thursday morning after serving the majority of his sentence for illegal gun possession and headed straight to federal custody ...
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