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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Gervais Charles
A judge will decide whether former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier will be tried on charges that include corruption and embezzlement for allegedly pilfering the treasury before his 1986 ouster, a lawyer for the ex-strongman said Tuesday.
Charles said the case is now in the hands of a judge of instruction who will decide whether there is enough evidence to go to trial, a process that can take up to three months.
A judge questioned the former dictator known as "Baby Doc" in an hourslong, closed-door court session, defense attorney Gervais Charles said.