Moscow court orders Paul Whelan to remain in prison through Dec. 29

Whelan denies all allegations

Former US Marine will remain behind bars through end of the year

Former US Marine and Novi resident, Paul Whelan was ordered to remain behind bars through Dec. 29 by a Moscow Court.

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At his hearing, Whelan read a handwritten note saying his life is being threatened, and he's being denied medical care.

Whelan was arrested in Moscow last December on the suspicion of being a spy.

Whelan denies all allegations.

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