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Ja Rule

Released from Prison

... Kinda

2/21/2013 8:20 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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Ja Rule ... aka inmate #07608730Q ... is finally out of prison, roughly 21 months after being locked up on gun charges ... but he's not exactly a free man yet.

Rule had been locked up at the Mid-State Correctional Facility in New York since June 2011 -- where he was in protective custody due to his celebrity status. Rule was serving a 2-year sentence stemming from a gun conviction.

But he's not out of the woods yet ... 'cause Rule still has time to serve on the 28-month sentence he was ordered to serve stemming from a federal tax evasion conviction.

Officials say Rule was escorted out of the prison early Thursday morning by U.S. Marshals ... and is still in custody ... but it's unclear where he'll serve out the remainder of his time. 

Rule's lawyer says the rapper might have less than 6 months left on his sentence ... and could be eligible for a halfway house. There's also a chance he could land in federal prison ... but some of those are like country clubs.

Either way ... probably better than the Mid-State Correctional Facility.

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16.

Cee    

who gives a sh** about him he is a nobody eminem kill his career he did us all a favor let him stay in jail.

575 days ago
17.

Steve    

Federal prison country club? What idiot wrote that!? Everyone of you would end up like this, size of your b u t t hole before prison o then after O.....

575 days ago
18.

Adynunez    

***** stay Where you are

575 days ago
19.

Mrugowsky    

No keep him in jail. He seems like a waste of space.

575 days ago
20.

Violent Pope    

That is one stupid brother.

575 days ago
21.

SDnRnRoll    

Federal prison is a country club huh? Like to see any twerp in that "newsroom" say that after a short visit.

575 days ago
22.

ni2013    

O that's where he's been lmao I thought he died.

575 days ago
23.

Ivy    

The only thing I ever think about when I see this guys name, is Dave Chappelle talking **** about Mtv asking him about when'this thoughts on 9/11'.
'Where the f*ck is JAH?!' LOLOLOLOLOL!!!

575 days ago
24.

moses    

KILLUMINATI JARULE AINT GONNA GIVE IN TO THOSE REPTILIANS

575 days ago
25.

MAX    

ah duh

574 days ago
26.

JrzGrl    

This guy looks stupid. Don't know him but any grown man who wears his hat sideways has got to be an idiot.

572 days ago
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