PBS NewsHour

Pardoned Iranian-American prisoner plans to stay in U.S.

Clip: 01/18/2016 | 4m 20s

Seven Iranians who have been held in the U.S. are being released by the Justice Department in a prisoner exchange for Americans imprisoned in Iran. Jeffrey Brown talks to Joel Androphy, attorney for Bahram Mechanic, a dual U.S.-Iranian citizen who was accused of selling electronics that aided Iran’s nuclear program.

Aired: 01/18/16

Rating: NR

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