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Mexico top court orders French woman's release

This picture released by her parents shows Frenchwoman Florence Cassez 30, from Bethune, northern France, who has been detained in Mexico since December 9, 2005. Mexico's Supreme Court ordered her release, ruling that authorities had violated her legal riMexico's Supreme Court Wednesday ordered the immediate release of a French woman serving 60 years in prison for kidnapping, ruling that authorities had violated her legal rights. Three of five justices voted for the release of Florence Cassez, 38, who has been in prison for seven years in a case that strained Franco-Mexican relations.