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Pete Doherty Released from Jail After 29 Days


As expected, Pete Doherty walked free from Wormwood Scrubs Prison at around 7.10am this morning, having served just 29 days of his 14-week sentence.

Wearing a suit and tie, Pete told the media he was looking forward to a rum and coke and seeing his pet cats.

Whilst there have been rumours Pete was using drugs during his sentence, he showed the press a certificate that confirmed he passed a drugs test during his time inside.

In response to questions about whether he had taken drugs in prison he said:

"Well, I knew it was going to be a bit rough to start with, with the overcrowding and the medical facilities.

"Although they do their best - they are good, they can't really cater for the average junkie."

Pete also said he kept a journal while serving his sentence, and described life inside as "a lot of gangsters and Radio 4".

As he left the prison's grounds Pete said: "Thank you Mrs Thatcher for putting me in the company of the most dangerous criminals in the country".

So what are your thoughts on Pete's early release? Are you surprised, happy, annoyed?

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