Narrative Card #222 – Pat Finucane

Pat Finucane was an Irish lawyer known for representing Republicans and members of the Irish Republican Army. He was assassinated at his home – shot 14 times – on 1st February 1989 by the Ulster Defence Association, which had colluded with the British Government intelligence service, MI5. The Conservative Leader and Prime Minister, David Cameron, made a formal apology in 2011, and despite the various formal enquiries that ensued, one of which was requested by Amnesty International, no one has ever been prosecuted.

Published by blueTanso

Secondary English Teacher

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