North was convicted then cleared of three charges related to the 1980s deal, in which arms were secretly sold to Iran, and the proceeds funnelled to Nicaraguan rebels

Blast from the past: Oliver North, notorious for Iran-Contra arms scandal, to be next president of NRA gun lobby

North was convicted then cleared of three charges related to the 1980s deal, in which arms were secretly sold to Iran, and the proceeds funnelled to Nicaraguan rebels

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North was convicted then cleared of three charges related to the 1980s deal, in which arms were secretly sold to Iran, and the proceeds funnelled to Nicaraguan rebels
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