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Gerry Adams court ruling will cause 'anger and bewilderment' to IRA's victims, say unionist politicians

Gerry Adams court ruling will cause 'anger and bewilderment' to IRA's victims, say unionist politicians

Unionist politicians have said the Supreme Court's decision to quash Gerry Adams' convictions will cause "anger and bewilderment" for IRA victims. Read full article: Gerry Adams court ruling will cause 'ang...→

Gerry Adams court ruling will cause 'anger and bewilderment' to IRA's victims, say unionist politicians

Gerry Adams court ruling will cause 'anger and bewilderment' to IRA's victims, say unionist politicians

Unionist politicians have said the Supreme Court's decision to quash Gerry Adams' convictions will cause "anger and bewilderment" for IRA victims. Read full article: Gerry Adams court ruling will cause 'ang...→

Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque after court ruling

Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque after court ruling

Turkey’s highest administrative court has issued a ruling paving the way for the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to be converted back into a Muslim house… Read full article: Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque af...→

Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hunt' and 'hoax'

Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hunt' and 'hoax'

The US Supreme Court has ruled that President Trump's financial records can be examined by prosecutors in New York. Read full article: Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hun...→

The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ rent

The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ rent

A Swiss court has ruled that a company must cover a portion of its remote worker’s rent. What are the implications? Read full article: The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ ...→

Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next week after High Court ruling

Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next week after High Court ruling

Johnny Depp's libel trial will go ahead next week after he sued News Group Newspapers over a story published in The Sun in 2018 branding him a 'wife beater' - [...] Read full article: Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next w...→

Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish cash row will have implications – lawyers

Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish cash row will have implications – lawyers

Five justices ruled that Emma Villiers can fight over money in England even though she is divorcing estranged husband Charles in Scotland. Read full article: Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish c...→

Unionist anger as republicans rename Belfast streets and Queen's University after IRA woman

Unionist anger as republicans rename Belfast streets and Queen's University after IRA woman

A former Belfast Lord Mayor says he is "appalled and sickened" by a republican campaign renaming streets across the city. Read full article: Unionist anger as republicans rename Bel...→

Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift react to Supreme Court ruling

Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift react to Supreme Court ruling

Celebrities were quick to take to social media to support move which went against President Donald Trump's wishes. Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift, Ma [...] Read full article: Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift...→

Oxford professor: The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams poses a very serious challenge to the ordinary functioning of government

This essay by Professor Ekins first appeared on the website conservativehome.com and it summarises a paper he wrote with Sir Stephen Laws for the influential t [...] Read full article: Oxford professor: The Supreme Court ruli...→

Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Adams?

Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Adams?

The Supreme Court ruling in his favour raises troubling questions about the role of 'lawfare' in our society Read full article: Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Ad...→

Hundreds more legal actions follow Gerry Adams internment judgement in Supreme Court

At least 230 new legal challenges have been launched by former internees just two weeks after Gerry Adams had two convictions quashed by the Supreme Court. Read full article: Hundreds more legal actions follow Gerry...→

The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams was not a surprise

In The Politics of the Judiciary, Griffith, J.A.G. (1991, 4th edn), London, Fontana, it is argued that the judiciary serves as an ‘essential part of the system [...] Read full article: The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams ...→

Jim Allister: We should be told why anyone thought that Gerry Adams was deserving of legal aid

‘Consecrated female virgins’ and married men could have role in Roman Catholic church... • Jim Allister QC is leader of Traditional Unionist Voice and MLA for [...] Read full article: Jim Allister: We should be told why anyo...→

Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'used IRA connections to flee to Scotland,' court told

Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'used IRA connections to flee to Scotland,' court told

A Dublin man wanted over a suspected bid to kill a PSNI officer with an under-car bomb allegedly used his IRA connections to flee to Scotland, a court has been [...] Read full article: Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'u...→

The Supreme Court equality ruling may have far-reaching consequences - Catholic Herald

A US Supreme Court decision last month – the Bostock case – expanded the scope of federal civil rights legislation: it is now illegal to discriminate against e [...] Read full article: The Supreme Court equality ruling may ha...→

'Chaos after ruling' - Hearts and Partick Thistle intrigue as Belgian court overturns top-flight relegation decision

Waasland-Beveren have had their demotion overturned a day after the Juplier League announced the calendar for the 2020/21 season Read full article: 'Chaos after ruling' - Hearts and Partic...→

Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogations

Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogations

An IRA man who was secretly recorded assisting in interrogations over leaks to gardaí has failed in an attempt to have his conviction overturned.The Court of A [...] Read full article: Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogat...→

Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to put some distance between Bobby Storey and real tale of his past

Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to put some distance between Bobby Storey and real tale of his past

American writer Toni Morrison once observed: "Now that I'm 84, I remember everything as a mistake, and I regret everything. I go back over my life and you pick [...] Read full article: Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to...→

What court ruling means for Trump and Dreamers

What court ruling means for Trump and Dreamers

Another legal setback for the White House, but reprieve for immigrants leaves their fate uncertain. Read full article: What court ruling means for Trump and Dr...→

Why this US court ruling is such a big deal

Why this US court ruling is such a big deal

The implications of this surprise decision will be felt far and wide, says BBC's Anthony Zurcher. Read full article: Why this US court ruling is such a big d...→

NIO minister at the time of Gerry Adams’ internment slams the Supreme Court ruling that cleared the Sinn Fein president

A former government minister at the time of Gerry Adams’ internment has added his weight to calls for an urgent change in the law after the convictions of the [...] Read full article: NIO minister at the time of Gerry Adams’...→

A devastating analysis of the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Gerry Adams case

For years now the News Letter has been highlighting the unpardonable saga of how the legacy of terror has turned against a state that prevented it. Read full article: A devastating analysis of the Supreme Co...→

Gerry Adams court victory 'could open door to more claims'

Gerry Adams court victory 'could open door to more claims'

Gerry Adams' successful appeal at the UK Supreme Court to overturn his convictions for attempting to escape from Long Kesh in the 1970s could "open the door" t [...] Read full article: Gerry Adams court victory 'could open do...→

Nearly 50 republican and loyalist internees to sue state after Gerry Adams verdict

Nearly 50 republican and loyalist internees to sue state after Gerry Adams verdict

Nearly 50 republicans and loyalists interned without trial at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland are to sue the British state, it emerged on Friday [...] Read full article: Nearly 50 republican and loyalist intern...→

We ought to be told why Gerry Adams was thought to need legal aid

Following press reports that Gerry Adams had received legal aid to fund his challenge to two convictions for attempted escape I wrote to the Legal Services Age [...] Read full article: We ought to be told why Gerry Adams was ...→

Turkish court ruling paves way for Hagia Sophia to be turned into mosque - Catholic Herald

A Turkish court has paved the way for the former Byzantine cathedral of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to be turned back into a mosque. Read full article: Turkish court ruling paves way for Hagia...→

Trump slams Supreme Court tax return ruling as 'political witch hunt'

Trump slams Supreme Court tax return ruling as 'political witch hunt'

Donald Trump has slammed the US Supreme Court's ruling to grant prosecutors access to his tax returns as a "political witch hunt".  The court issued a mixed ve [...] Read full article: Trump slams Supreme Court tax return rul...→

Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruling but says case was about frustrating Brexit

Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruling but says case was about frustrating Brexit

Boris Johnson said he “strongly disagrees” with the Supreme Court’s judgment that his decision to suspend parliament was unlawful and claimed that the case was [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruli...→

Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has left the law in an awful mess

Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has left the law in an awful mess

The Supreme Court surprised many people when it decided in May that Gerry Adams, the former leader of Sinn Fein, was unlawfully detained in 1973 under the inte [...] Read full article: Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has...→

Doug Beattie: Security force veterans should sue IRA leaders, because the government isn’t stopping terrorists using court to distort history

The recent decision by the UK Supreme Court to quash Gerry Adams’ two convictions for attempting to escape from prison in the 1970s has caused outrage in North [...] Read full article: Doug Beattie: Security force veterans sh...→

British Gas wins court ruling to halt blogger’s ‘defamatory claims’

British Gas wins court ruling to halt blogger’s ‘defamatory claims’

Lawyers for British Gas have secured a court order preventing a blogger from writing posts which claim the company is engaged in “unlawful” business practices. [...] Read full article: British Gas wins court ruling to halt bl...→

Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to restore coronavirus data amid cover-up fears

Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to restore coronavirus data amid cover-up fears

BRAZIL has restored detailed COVID-19 data to its official national website following controversy over the removal of cumulative totals. Read full article: Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to re...→

Legal experts sharply criticise the Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams

The Supreme Court decision to quash the convictions of Gerry Adams has been strongly criticised by two of the top legal minds in Britain. Read full article: Legal experts sharply criticise the Supr...→

IRA terrorists may have convictions quashed by Supreme Court ruling

IRA terrorists may have convictions quashed by Supreme Court ruling

Hundreds of IRA terrorists could have their convictions quashed after the Supreme Court upheld a complaint from former IRA man turned Sinn Fein president Gerry [...] Read full article: IRA terrorists may have convictions quas...→

Australian court ruling paves way for release of Queen’s secret correspondence

Australian court ruling paves way for release of Queen’s secret correspondence

The Queen’s secret communications with the Australian governor-general before he sensationally sacked a Labor prime minister can be made public, defying the wi [...] Read full article: Australian court ruling paves way for re...→

How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired Scotland's school for butlers

How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired Scotland's school for butlers

IT CAN’T be happening. Not in Paisley. A school for butlers? That’s like training sea captains from a base in the Sahara. Or goat herders in the middle of Manh [...] Read full article: How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired...→

Man accused of bid to murder police officer used IRA connections to flee NI, court is told

A Dublin man wanted over a suspected bid to kill a PSNI officer with an under-car bomb allegedly used his IRA connections to flee to Scotland, a court heard. Read full article: Man accused of bid to murder police offi...→

Turkish court ruling paves way for Hagia Sophia to be turned into mosque - Catholic Herald

A Turkish court has paved the way for the former Byzantine cathedral of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to be turned back into a mosque. Read full article: Turkish court ruling paves way for Hagia...→

The Supreme Court equality ruling may have far-reaching consequences - Catholic Herald

A US Supreme Court decision last month – the Bostock case – expanded the scope of federal civil rights legislation: it is now illegal to discriminate against e [...] Read full article: The Supreme Court equality ruling may ha...→

Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hunt' and 'hoax'

Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hunt' and 'hoax'

The US Supreme Court has ruled that President Trump's financial records can be examined by prosecutors in New York. Read full article: Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hun...→

Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruling but says case was about frustrating Brexit

Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruling but says case was about frustrating Brexit

Boris Johnson said he “strongly disagrees” with the Supreme Court’s judgment that his decision to suspend parliament was unlawful and claimed that the case was [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruli...→

Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next week after High Court ruling

Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next week after High Court ruling

Johnny Depp's libel trial will go ahead next week after he sued News Group Newspapers over a story published in The Sun in 2018 branding him a 'wife beater' - [...] Read full article: Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next w...→

Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has left the law in an awful mess

Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has left the law in an awful mess

The Supreme Court surprised many people when it decided in May that Gerry Adams, the former leader of Sinn Fein, was unlawfully detained in 1973 under the inte [...] Read full article: Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has...→

Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to put some distance between Bobby Storey and real tale of his past

Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to put some distance between Bobby Storey and real tale of his past

American writer Toni Morrison once observed: "Now that I'm 84, I remember everything as a mistake, and I regret everything. I go back over my life and you pick [...] Read full article: Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to...→

What court ruling means for Trump and Dreamers

What court ruling means for Trump and Dreamers

Another legal setback for the White House, but reprieve for immigrants leaves their fate uncertain. Read full article: What court ruling means for Trump and Dr...→

Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift react to Supreme Court ruling

Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift react to Supreme Court ruling

Celebrities were quick to take to social media to support move which went against President Donald Trump's wishes. Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift, Ma [...] Read full article: Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift...→

British Gas wins court ruling to halt blogger’s ‘defamatory claims’

British Gas wins court ruling to halt blogger’s ‘defamatory claims’

Lawyers for British Gas have secured a court order preventing a blogger from writing posts which claim the company is engaged in “unlawful” business practices. [...] Read full article: British Gas wins court ruling to halt bl...→

NIO minister at the time of Gerry Adams’ internment slams the Supreme Court ruling that cleared the Sinn Fein president

A former government minister at the time of Gerry Adams’ internment has added his weight to calls for an urgent change in the law after the convictions of the [...] Read full article: NIO minister at the time of Gerry Adams’...→

Oxford professor: The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams poses a very serious challenge to the ordinary functioning of government

This essay by Professor Ekins first appeared on the website conservativehome.com and it summarises a paper he wrote with Sir Stephen Laws for the influential t [...] Read full article: Oxford professor: The Supreme Court ruli...→

Legal experts sharply criticise the Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams

The Supreme Court decision to quash the convictions of Gerry Adams has been strongly criticised by two of the top legal minds in Britain. Read full article: Legal experts sharply criticise the Supr...→

Gerry Adams court victory 'could open door to more claims'

Gerry Adams court victory 'could open door to more claims'

Gerry Adams' successful appeal at the UK Supreme Court to overturn his convictions for attempting to escape from Long Kesh in the 1970s could "open the door" t [...] Read full article: Gerry Adams court victory 'could open do...→

Hundreds more legal actions follow Gerry Adams internment judgement in Supreme Court

At least 230 new legal challenges have been launched by former internees just two weeks after Gerry Adams had two convictions quashed by the Supreme Court. Read full article: Hundreds more legal actions follow Gerry...→

Australian court ruling paves way for release of Queen’s secret correspondence

Australian court ruling paves way for release of Queen’s secret correspondence

The Queen’s secret communications with the Australian governor-general before he sensationally sacked a Labor prime minister can be made public, defying the wi [...] Read full article: Australian court ruling paves way for re...→

Jim Allister: We should be told why anyone thought that Gerry Adams was deserving of legal aid

‘Consecrated female virgins’ and married men could have role in Roman Catholic church... • Jim Allister QC is leader of Traditional Unionist Voice and MLA for [...] Read full article: Jim Allister: We should be told why anyo...→

Man accused of bid to murder police officer used IRA connections to flee NI, court is told

A Dublin man wanted over a suspected bid to kill a PSNI officer with an under-car bomb allegedly used his IRA connections to flee to Scotland, a court heard. Read full article: Man accused of bid to murder police offi...→

Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque after court ruling

Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque after court ruling

Turkey’s highest administrative court has issued a ruling paving the way for the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to be converted back into a Muslim house… Read full article: Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque af...→

Trump slams Supreme Court tax return ruling as 'political witch hunt'

Trump slams Supreme Court tax return ruling as 'political witch hunt'

Donald Trump has slammed the US Supreme Court's ruling to grant prosecutors access to his tax returns as a "political witch hunt".  The court issued a mixed ve [...] Read full article: Trump slams Supreme Court tax return rul...→

'Chaos after ruling' - Hearts and Partick Thistle intrigue as Belgian court overturns top-flight relegation decision

Waasland-Beveren have had their demotion overturned a day after the Juplier League announced the calendar for the 2020/21 season Read full article: 'Chaos after ruling' - Hearts and Partic...→

The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ rent

The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ rent

A Swiss court has ruled that a company must cover a portion of its remote worker’s rent. What are the implications? Read full article: The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ ...→

Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogations

Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogations

An IRA man who was secretly recorded assisting in interrogations over leaks to gardaí has failed in an attempt to have his conviction overturned.The Court of A [...] Read full article: Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogat...→

Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish cash row will have implications – lawyers

Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish cash row will have implications – lawyers

Five justices ruled that Emma Villiers can fight over money in England even though she is divorcing estranged husband Charles in Scotland. Read full article: Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish c...→

Unionist anger as republicans rename Belfast streets and Queen's University after IRA woman

Unionist anger as republicans rename Belfast streets and Queen's University after IRA woman

A former Belfast Lord Mayor says he is "appalled and sickened" by a republican campaign renaming streets across the city. Read full article: Unionist anger as republicans rename Bel...→

Doug Beattie: Security force veterans should sue IRA leaders, because the government isn’t stopping terrorists using court to distort history

The recent decision by the UK Supreme Court to quash Gerry Adams’ two convictions for attempting to escape from prison in the 1970s has caused outrage in North [...] Read full article: Doug Beattie: Security force veterans sh...→

Why this US court ruling is such a big deal

Why this US court ruling is such a big deal

The implications of this surprise decision will be felt far and wide, says BBC's Anthony Zurcher. Read full article: Why this US court ruling is such a big d...→

Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to restore coronavirus data amid cover-up fears

Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to restore coronavirus data amid cover-up fears

BRAZIL has restored detailed COVID-19 data to its official national website following controversy over the removal of cumulative totals. Read full article: Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to re...→

A devastating analysis of the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Gerry Adams case

For years now the News Letter has been highlighting the unpardonable saga of how the legacy of terror has turned against a state that prevented it. Read full article: A devastating analysis of the Supreme Co...→

Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Adams?

Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Adams?

The Supreme Court ruling in his favour raises troubling questions about the role of 'lawfare' in our society Read full article: Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Ad...→

IRA terrorists may have convictions quashed by Supreme Court ruling

IRA terrorists may have convictions quashed by Supreme Court ruling

Hundreds of IRA terrorists could have their convictions quashed after the Supreme Court upheld a complaint from former IRA man turned Sinn Fein president Gerry [...] Read full article: IRA terrorists may have convictions quas...→

Nearly 50 republican and loyalist internees to sue state after Gerry Adams verdict

Nearly 50 republican and loyalist internees to sue state after Gerry Adams verdict

Nearly 50 republicans and loyalists interned without trial at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland are to sue the British state, it emerged on Friday [...] Read full article: Nearly 50 republican and loyalist intern...→

The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams was not a surprise

In The Politics of the Judiciary, Griffith, J.A.G. (1991, 4th edn), London, Fontana, it is argued that the judiciary serves as an ‘essential part of the system [...] Read full article: The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams ...→

How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired Scotland's school for butlers

How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired Scotland's school for butlers

IT CAN’T be happening. Not in Paisley. A school for butlers? That’s like training sea captains from a base in the Sahara. Or goat herders in the middle of Manh [...] Read full article: How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired...→

We ought to be told why Gerry Adams was thought to need legal aid

Following press reports that Gerry Adams had received legal aid to fund his challenge to two convictions for attempted escape I wrote to the Legal Services Age [...] Read full article: We ought to be told why Gerry Adams was ...→

Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'used IRA connections to flee to Scotland,' court told

Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'used IRA connections to flee to Scotland,' court told

A Dublin man wanted over a suspected bid to kill a PSNI officer with an under-car bomb allegedly used his IRA connections to flee to Scotland, a court has been [...] Read full article: Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'u...→

Turkish court ruling paves way for Hagia Sophia to be turned into mosque - Catholic Herald

A Turkish court has paved the way for the former Byzantine cathedral of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to be turned back into a mosque. Read full article: Turkish court ruling paves way for Hagia...→

Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque after court ruling

Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque after court ruling

Turkey’s highest administrative court has issued a ruling paving the way for the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to be converted back into a Muslim house… Read full article: Hagia Sophia to be restored as mosque af...→

The Supreme Court equality ruling may have far-reaching consequences - Catholic Herald

A US Supreme Court decision last month – the Bostock case – expanded the scope of federal civil rights legislation: it is now illegal to discriminate against e [...] Read full article: The Supreme Court equality ruling may ha...→

Trump slams Supreme Court tax return ruling as 'political witch hunt'

Trump slams Supreme Court tax return ruling as 'political witch hunt'

Donald Trump has slammed the US Supreme Court's ruling to grant prosecutors access to his tax returns as a "political witch hunt".  The court issued a mixed ve [...] Read full article: Trump slams Supreme Court tax return rul...→

Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hunt' and 'hoax'

Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hunt' and 'hoax'

The US Supreme Court has ruled that President Trump's financial records can be examined by prosecutors in New York. Read full article: Trump: Supreme Court ruling a 'witch hun...→

'Chaos after ruling' - Hearts and Partick Thistle intrigue as Belgian court overturns top-flight relegation decision

Waasland-Beveren have had their demotion overturned a day after the Juplier League announced the calendar for the 2020/21 season Read full article: 'Chaos after ruling' - Hearts and Partic...→

Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruling but says case was about frustrating Brexit

Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruling but says case was about frustrating Brexit

Boris Johnson said he “strongly disagrees” with the Supreme Court’s judgment that his decision to suspend parliament was unlawful and claimed that the case was [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson accepts Supreme Court ruli...→

The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ rent

The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ rent

A Swiss court has ruled that a company must cover a portion of its remote worker’s rent. What are the implications? Read full article: The Swiss court ruling on home workers’ ...→

Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next week after High Court ruling

Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next week after High Court ruling

Johnny Depp's libel trial will go ahead next week after he sued News Group Newspapers over a story published in The Sun in 2018 branding him a 'wife beater' - [...] Read full article: Johnny Depp's libel trial set for next w...→

Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogations

Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogations

An IRA man who was secretly recorded assisting in interrogations over leaks to gardaí has failed in an attempt to have his conviction overturned.The Court of A [...] Read full article: Court rejects appeal over IRA interrogat...→

Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has left the law in an awful mess

Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has left the law in an awful mess

The Supreme Court surprised many people when it decided in May that Gerry Adams, the former leader of Sinn Fein, was unlawfully detained in 1973 under the inte [...] Read full article: Supreme Court’s Gerry Adams decision has...→

Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish cash row will have implications – lawyers

Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish cash row will have implications – lawyers

Five justices ruled that Emma Villiers can fight over money in England even though she is divorcing estranged husband Charles in Scotland. Read full article: Supreme Court ruling on Anglo-Scottish c...→

Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to put some distance between Bobby Storey and real tale of his past

Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to put some distance between Bobby Storey and real tale of his past

American writer Toni Morrison once observed: "Now that I'm 84, I remember everything as a mistake, and I regret everything. I go back over my life and you pick [...] Read full article: Eilis O'Hanlon: How Gerry Adams tried to...→

Unionist anger as republicans rename Belfast streets and Queen's University after IRA woman

Unionist anger as republicans rename Belfast streets and Queen's University after IRA woman

A former Belfast Lord Mayor says he is "appalled and sickened" by a republican campaign renaming streets across the city. Read full article: Unionist anger as republicans rename Bel...→

What court ruling means for Trump and Dreamers

What court ruling means for Trump and Dreamers

Another legal setback for the White House, but reprieve for immigrants leaves their fate uncertain. Read full article: What court ruling means for Trump and Dr...→

Doug Beattie: Security force veterans should sue IRA leaders, because the government isn’t stopping terrorists using court to distort history

The recent decision by the UK Supreme Court to quash Gerry Adams’ two convictions for attempting to escape from prison in the 1970s has caused outrage in North [...] Read full article: Doug Beattie: Security force veterans sh...→

Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift react to Supreme Court ruling

Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift react to Supreme Court ruling

Celebrities were quick to take to social media to support move which went against President Donald Trump's wishes. Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift, Ma [...] Read full article: Caitlyn Jenner, Andy Cohen, Taylor Swift...→

Why this US court ruling is such a big deal

Why this US court ruling is such a big deal

The implications of this surprise decision will be felt far and wide, says BBC's Anthony Zurcher. Read full article: Why this US court ruling is such a big d...→

British Gas wins court ruling to halt blogger’s ‘defamatory claims’

British Gas wins court ruling to halt blogger’s ‘defamatory claims’

Lawyers for British Gas have secured a court order preventing a blogger from writing posts which claim the company is engaged in “unlawful” business practices. [...] Read full article: British Gas wins court ruling to halt bl...→

NIO minister at the time of Gerry Adams’ internment slams the Supreme Court ruling that cleared the Sinn Fein president

A former government minister at the time of Gerry Adams’ internment has added his weight to calls for an urgent change in the law after the convictions of the [...] Read full article: NIO minister at the time of Gerry Adams’...→

Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to restore coronavirus data amid cover-up fears

Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to restore coronavirus data amid cover-up fears

BRAZIL has restored detailed COVID-19 data to its official national website following controversy over the removal of cumulative totals. Read full article: Supreme Court ruling orders Brazil to re...→

Oxford professor: The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams poses a very serious challenge to the ordinary functioning of government

This essay by Professor Ekins first appeared on the website conservativehome.com and it summarises a paper he wrote with Sir Stephen Laws for the influential t [...] Read full article: Oxford professor: The Supreme Court ruli...→

A devastating analysis of the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Gerry Adams case

For years now the News Letter has been highlighting the unpardonable saga of how the legacy of terror has turned against a state that prevented it. Read full article: A devastating analysis of the Supreme Co...→

Legal experts sharply criticise the Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams

The Supreme Court decision to quash the convictions of Gerry Adams has been strongly criticised by two of the top legal minds in Britain. Read full article: Legal experts sharply criticise the Supr...→

Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Adams?

Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Adams?

The Supreme Court ruling in his favour raises troubling questions about the role of 'lawfare' in our society Read full article: Was it really illegal to intern Gerry Ad...→

Gerry Adams court victory 'could open door to more claims'

Gerry Adams court victory 'could open door to more claims'

Gerry Adams' successful appeal at the UK Supreme Court to overturn his convictions for attempting to escape from Long Kesh in the 1970s could "open the door" t [...] Read full article: Gerry Adams court victory 'could open do...→

IRA terrorists may have convictions quashed by Supreme Court ruling

IRA terrorists may have convictions quashed by Supreme Court ruling

Hundreds of IRA terrorists could have their convictions quashed after the Supreme Court upheld a complaint from former IRA man turned Sinn Fein president Gerry [...] Read full article: IRA terrorists may have convictions quas...→

Hundreds more legal actions follow Gerry Adams internment judgement in Supreme Court

At least 230 new legal challenges have been launched by former internees just two weeks after Gerry Adams had two convictions quashed by the Supreme Court. Read full article: Hundreds more legal actions follow Gerry...→

Nearly 50 republican and loyalist internees to sue state after Gerry Adams verdict

Nearly 50 republican and loyalist internees to sue state after Gerry Adams verdict

Nearly 50 republicans and loyalists interned without trial at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland are to sue the British state, it emerged on Friday [...] Read full article: Nearly 50 republican and loyalist intern...→

Australian court ruling paves way for release of Queen’s secret correspondence

Australian court ruling paves way for release of Queen’s secret correspondence

The Queen’s secret communications with the Australian governor-general before he sensationally sacked a Labor prime minister can be made public, defying the wi [...] Read full article: Australian court ruling paves way for re...→

The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams was not a surprise

In The Politics of the Judiciary, Griffith, J.A.G. (1991, 4th edn), London, Fontana, it is argued that the judiciary serves as an ‘essential part of the system [...] Read full article: The Supreme Court ruling on Gerry Adams ...→

How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired Scotland's school for butlers

How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired Scotland's school for butlers

IT CAN’T be happening. Not in Paisley. A school for butlers? That’s like training sea captains from a base in the Sahara. Or goat herders in the middle of Manh [...] Read full article: How Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley inspired...→

Jim Allister: We should be told why anyone thought that Gerry Adams was deserving of legal aid

‘Consecrated female virgins’ and married men could have role in Roman Catholic church... • Jim Allister QC is leader of Traditional Unionist Voice and MLA for [...] Read full article: Jim Allister: We should be told why anyo...→

We ought to be told why Gerry Adams was thought to need legal aid

Following press reports that Gerry Adams had received legal aid to fund his challenge to two convictions for attempted escape I wrote to the Legal Services Age [...] Read full article: We ought to be told why Gerry Adams was ...→

Man accused of bid to murder police officer used IRA connections to flee NI, court is told

A Dublin man wanted over a suspected bid to kill a PSNI officer with an under-car bomb allegedly used his IRA connections to flee to Scotland, a court heard. Read full article: Man accused of bid to murder police offi...→

Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'used IRA connections to flee to Scotland,' court told

Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'used IRA connections to flee to Scotland,' court told

A Dublin man wanted over a suspected bid to kill a PSNI officer with an under-car bomb allegedly used his IRA connections to flee to Scotland, a court has been [...] Read full article: Dublin man accused of police bomb bid 'u...→