ActionScript 3.0 :: Can't Stop Drag After Mouse Leaves Map

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I am trying to make it so when the mouse leaves the stage it stops the drag, but no matter what I do it does not work, the function I am trying to do it in is onMouseLeave();

Here is my code and the corresponding code:

Code:
import fl.controls.Slider;
import fl.events.SliderEvent;
import flash.ui.Mouse;

[Code]....

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