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Madeleine McCann: Kate And Gerry McCann Cleared By Portuguese Press

by | 1st, July 2008

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann

DAILY MAIL: “Kate and Gerry McCann to be cleared as Portuguese police close Madeleine investigation”

Portuguese police have concluded their probe into the mystery and found no evidence against the couple, it was claimed today. Fellow suspect Robert Murat will also be cleared of any crime, respected Portuguese newspaper Jornal de Noticias reported.

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Robert Murat’s lawyer Francisco Pagarete said he knew nothing of the latest developments in the Madeleine McCann case. He added: ‘We haven’t been contacted by anyone in the police for more than three months. Robert is calm.’

SKY NEWS: “Portuguese detectives have dropped the Madeleine McCann case due to lack of evidence, according to media reports in Portugal.”

At least that’s what Portuguese newspapers say:

Judicial police “do not have sufficient evidence to allow formal charges to be brought against the McCanns in the disappearance of their daughter,” the Correio da Manha newspaper said. “The police have not found the guilty,” echoed the Jornal de Noticias daily.

Echoes Sky News.

Says Clarence Mitchell, the McCanns’ spokesman: “As usual, these are non-attributed sources and we have not heard this officially

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