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Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as a ‘giant in Irish politics’

Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as a ‘giant in Irish politics’

The former Sinn Fein president described the peace process in Northern Ireland as Mr Hume’s ‘huge achievement’.

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Adams ruling is another legacy case about which UK should end its silence

Gerry Adams’ two convictions for attempting to escape from jail in the 1970s were overturned yesterday by the Supreme Court in London.

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Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions during Troubles overturned

Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions during Troubles overturned

Wednesday, 13 May 2020 | 8.3°C Belfast... Gerry Adams speaking in Belfast, his convictions for attempting to escape from prison in the 1970s have been overturn [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions d...→
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Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions for 1970s prison escape attempts

Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions for 1970s prison escape attempts

Mr Adams, 71, the former Sinn Fein leader, attempted to escape from the Maze - also known as Long Kesh internment camp - on Christmas Eve 1973 and again in Jul [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions...→
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Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowish profile, but Mr Adams still remains very significant within Sinn Fein

Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowish profile, but Mr Adams still remains very significant within Sinn Fein

Gerry Adams hasn't gone away, you know. My dear little friend Lyra McKee had a keen sense of fun, so she would have seen the black humour in this.

Read full article: Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowi...→
Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak convictions

Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak convictions

Gerry Adams has had his convictions for trying to escape prison in the 1970s overturned by the UK’s highest court after it ruled that his detention was unlawfu [...]

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Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against Maze jail-break convictions

Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against Maze jail-break convictions

Gerry Adams has overturned two convictions for attempting to escape from the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland 45 years ago after the UK’s highest court ruled th [...]

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Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected in 1983 and became the first Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected in 1983 and became the first Sinn Fein MP elected to the House of Commons since the mid-1950s. Following his election [...]

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Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had his conviction for attempting to break out of Long Kesh overturned... but was he really trying to escape?

Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had his conviction for attempting to break out of Long Kesh overturned... but was he really trying to escape?

So, Gerry Adams isn't a convicted criminal after all. As a life-long republican, the closest associate of green-booked IRA volunteers, who had been told to exp [...]

Read full article: Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had h...→
Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking convictions

Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking convictions

The audacious plan to spring Gerry Adams from the Maze prison in 1974 involved kidnapping a lookalike at a Belfast bus stop, dying his hair, adding a false bea [...]

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Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' prison escape conviction

Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' prison escape conviction

The former Sinn Fein leader claimed his two 1975 convictions were unsafe because his detention was not “personally considered” by a senior…

Read full article: Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' pri...→
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Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against convictions over prison break bids

Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against convictions over prison break bids

Gerry Adams' historic convictions for attempting to escape from the Maze Prison in the 1970s have been overturned by the UK's highest court after it ruled that [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal ag...→
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Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as a ‘giant in Irish politics’

Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as a ‘giant in Irish politics’

The former Sinn Fein president described the peace process in Northern Ireland as Mr Hume’s ‘huge achievement’.

Read full article: Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as...→
Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had his conviction for attempting to break out of Long Kesh overturned... but was he really trying to escape?

Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had his conviction for attempting to break out of Long Kesh overturned... but was he really trying to escape?

So, Gerry Adams isn't a convicted criminal after all. As a life-long republican, the closest associate of green-booked IRA volunteers, who had been told to exp [...]

Read full article: Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had h...→
Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak convictions

Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak convictions

Gerry Adams has had his convictions for trying to escape prison in the 1970s overturned by the UK’s highest court after it ruled that his detention was unlawfu [...]

Read full article: Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak conv...→
Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions during Troubles overturned

Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions during Troubles overturned

Wednesday, 13 May 2020 | 8.3°C Belfast... Gerry Adams speaking in Belfast, his convictions for attempting to escape from prison in the 1970s have been overturn [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions d...→
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Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' prison escape conviction

Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' prison escape conviction

The former Sinn Fein leader claimed his two 1975 convictions were unsafe because his detention was not “personally considered” by a senior…

Read full article: Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' pri...→
  • #Gerry Adams

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected in 1983 and became the first Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected in 1983 and became the first Sinn Fein MP elected to the House of Commons since the mid-1950s. Following his election [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected...→
Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowish profile, but Mr Adams still remains very significant within Sinn Fein

Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowish profile, but Mr Adams still remains very significant within Sinn Fein

Gerry Adams hasn't gone away, you know. My dear little friend Lyra McKee had a keen sense of fun, so she would have seen the black humour in this.

Read full article: Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowi...→

Adams ruling is another legacy case about which UK should end its silence

Gerry Adams’ two convictions for attempting to escape from jail in the 1970s were overturned yesterday by the Supreme Court in London.

Read full article: Adams ruling is another legacy case abou...→
Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking convictions

Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking convictions

The audacious plan to spring Gerry Adams from the Maze prison in 1974 involved kidnapping a lookalike at a Belfast bus stop, dying his hair, adding a false bea [...]

Read full article: Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking ...→
Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against Maze jail-break convictions

Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against Maze jail-break convictions

Gerry Adams has overturned two convictions for attempting to escape from the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland 45 years ago after the UK’s highest court ruled th [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal ag...→
  • #Gerry Adams
Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions for 1970s prison escape attempts

Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions for 1970s prison escape attempts

Mr Adams, 71, the former Sinn Fein leader, attempted to escape from the Maze - also known as Long Kesh internment camp - on Christmas Eve 1973 and again in Jul [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions...→
  • #Gerry Adams
Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against convictions over prison break bids

Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against convictions over prison break bids

Gerry Adams' historic convictions for attempting to escape from the Maze Prison in the 1970s have been overturned by the UK's highest court after it ruled that [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal ag...→
  • #Gerry Adams
Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as a ‘giant in Irish politics’

Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as a ‘giant in Irish politics’

The former Sinn Fein president described the peace process in Northern Ireland as Mr Hume’s ‘huge achievement’.

Read full article: Gerry Adams pays tribute to John Hume as...→
Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had his conviction for attempting to break out of Long Kesh overturned... but was he really trying to escape?

Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had his conviction for attempting to break out of Long Kesh overturned... but was he really trying to escape?

So, Gerry Adams isn't a convicted criminal after all. As a life-long republican, the closest associate of green-booked IRA volunteers, who had been told to exp [...]

Read full article: Malachi O'Doherty: Gerry Adams has had h...→

Adams ruling is another legacy case about which UK should end its silence

Gerry Adams’ two convictions for attempting to escape from jail in the 1970s were overturned yesterday by the Supreme Court in London.

Read full article: Adams ruling is another legacy case abou...→
Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak convictions

Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak convictions

Gerry Adams has had his convictions for trying to escape prison in the 1970s overturned by the UK’s highest court after it ruled that his detention was unlawfu [...]

Read full article: Court quashes Gerry Adams jailbreak conv...→
Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking convictions

Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking convictions

The audacious plan to spring Gerry Adams from the Maze prison in 1974 involved kidnapping a lookalike at a Belfast bus stop, dying his hair, adding a false bea [...]

Read full article: Judges quash Gerry Adams’ jail-breaking ...→
Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions during Troubles overturned

Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions during Troubles overturned

Wednesday, 13 May 2020 | 8.3°C Belfast... Gerry Adams speaking in Belfast, his convictions for attempting to escape from prison in the 1970s have been overturn [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams’ prison escape convictions d...→
  • #Gerry Adams
Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against Maze jail-break convictions

Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against Maze jail-break convictions

Gerry Adams has overturned two convictions for attempting to escape from the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland 45 years ago after the UK’s highest court ruled th [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal ag...→
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Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' prison escape conviction

Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' prison escape conviction

The former Sinn Fein leader claimed his two 1975 convictions were unsafe because his detention was not “personally considered” by a senior…

Read full article: Supreme Court overturns Gerry Adams' pri...→
  • #Gerry Adams
Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions for 1970s prison escape attempts

Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions for 1970s prison escape attempts

Mr Adams, 71, the former Sinn Fein leader, attempted to escape from the Maze - also known as Long Kesh internment camp - on Christmas Eve 1973 and again in Jul [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins appeal over convictions...→
  • #Gerry Adams

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected in 1983 and became the first Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected in 1983 and became the first Sinn Fein MP elected to the House of Commons since the mid-1950s. Following his election [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams was elected...→
Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against convictions over prison break bids

Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal against convictions over prison break bids

Gerry Adams' historic convictions for attempting to escape from the Maze Prison in the 1970s have been overturned by the UK's highest court after it ruled that [...]

Read full article: Gerry Adams wins Supreme Court appeal ag...→
  • #Gerry Adams
Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowish profile, but Mr Adams still remains very significant within Sinn Fein

Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowish profile, but Mr Adams still remains very significant within Sinn Fein

Gerry Adams hasn't gone away, you know. My dear little friend Lyra McKee had a keen sense of fun, so she would have seen the black humour in this.

Read full article: Ruth Dudley Edwards: He's keeping a lowi...→