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  8/28/2013, Elul 22, 5773

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef to be Released Today


Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, the influential former chief rabbi is expected to be released Wednesday from Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital in Jerusalem. The rabbi's condition was declared stable. Doctors decided to change his medication. The 92-year-old Iraqi born rabbi is considered a spiritual giant and halachic authority.