Defense: American set free can’t leave Nicaragua

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U.S. citizen Jason Puracal sits behind a car window as he leaves jail after being released in Tipitapa, Nicaragua, late Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012. Puracal, who was jailed for nearly two years in Nicaragua on money-laundering and drug charges, was released from prison on Thursday after a court upheld his appeal. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)A representative for a U.S. citizen who won an appeal after being jailed for nearly two years on drug and money-laundering charges said Nicaraguan authorities did not allow him to leave the country despite his release from prison.