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LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Jewish Defense League leader Irv Rubin, who has been hospitalized for more than a week after attempting to commit suicide in jail, has died, authorities said Thursday.

Rubin, 57, had been in a medically induced coma since Nov. 4 but died at about 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, said Adelaida De La Cerda, a spokeswoman at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. No other details were immediately available.