By Associated Press,
MANAGUA, Nicaragua — Relatives of a U.S. citizen jailed for nearly two years on drug and money-laundering charges in Nicaragua said Thursday they are anxiously waiting for the jail to set him free after an appeal victory was announced Wednesday.
Jason Puracal’s sister Janis said the family is hoping the jail gets the order for his release Thursday. Otherwise, a long holiday weekend could postpone his release until next week in the Central American nation.
“The fight is not over until Jason actually is walking out of the prison and comes to the United States,” his sister said. Read on...