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Haiti drops charges for Jim Allen, other missionaries

Amarillo native Jim Allen and eight other missionary workers no longer face kidnapping charges in Haiti.

A lawyer says Haiti has dropped the charges against nine of the ten U.S. missionaries...

Who were arrested after trying to take a busload of children out of the country following the January earthquake.

They were let go in February and early March and allowed to leave the country.

Meanwhile their leader, Laura Silsby of Boise, Idaho still remains jailed in Haiti.

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