Sinn Féin ends opposition to juryless courts with landmark vote
Party leader Mary Lou McDonald tells ard fheis that the change in policy is a new way for courts to tackle criminal gangs
Sinn Féin has ended its complete opposition to juryless courts in a landmark vote at the party’s ard fheis yesterday.
In a speech at the close of the ard fheis at Dublin City University yesterday evening, Mary Lou McDonald, the Sinn Féin president, welcomed the change in policy as a way for courts to tackle criminal gangs, and as an opportunity to “replace 80-year-old emergency powers with fit for purpose, modern...
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