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Portland Terror Suspect Strikes Plea Deal

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Portland Terror Suspect Strikes Plea Deal

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Portland Terror Suspect Strikes Plea Deal

Portland Terror Suspect Strikes Plea Deal

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A Portland, Ore., software engineer pleads guilty to trying to help the Taliban and agrees to testify against other suspects. Under a deal approved by Attorney General John Ashcroft, Maher "Mike" Hawash, one of the so-called "Portland Seven" will serve at least seven years in federal prison. Hear Jeff Brady of Oregon Public Broadcasting.