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Is This Barack Obama's Willie Horton?

There's a long political history of tying a politician -- from Michael Dukakis to Mike Huckabee -- to a dangerous felon who was released and committed more crimes. A Republican points BuzzFeed to this Miami Herald article about Kesler Dufrene, a convicted felon released by immigration authorities because of a moratorium on deportations to Haiti. He's accused of three murders, including that of a 15-year old girl.

Posted on January 23, 2012, at 1:46 p.m. ET