U.S. Citizen Cleared in Madrid Bombing Investigators have cleared Brandon Mayfield, the Portland, Ore., lawyer who was held as a material witness in connection with the terrorist bombings in Madrid. The FBI admits that it made a mistaken fingerprint match to Mayfield. Mayfield's attorney wants to investigate whether his client's connection to Islam played a role. NPR's Larry Abramson reports.
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U.S. Citizen Cleared in Madrid Bombing

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U.S. Citizen Cleared in Madrid Bombing

U.S. Citizen Cleared in Madrid Bombing

U.S. Citizen Cleared in Madrid Bombing

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Investigators have cleared Brandon Mayfield, the Portland, Ore., lawyer who was held as a material witness in connection with the terrorist bombings in Madrid. The FBI admits that it made a mistaken fingerprint match to Mayfield. Mayfield's attorney wants to investigate whether his client's connection to Islam played a role. NPR's Larry Abramson reports.