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Reagan shooter John Hinckley Jr released from rehabilitation in mental hospital

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FREED: Mr Hinckley was released from St Elizabeths Hospital on Saturday.

Washington

THE man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago is going home - this time it seems, for good.

John Hinckley Jr was released from St Elizabeths Hospital on Saturday morning, the culmination of his decades-long rehabilitation in a DC mental hospital