Sunday July 12, 2020

Adams was linked to the IRA's courts'

Gerry Adams remained a member of the IRA's army council until 2005.

26th October, 2014

Gerry Adams remained a member of the IRA’s army council until 2005, prescribing the manner in which its kangaroo court system adjudicated, said former IRA blanket prisoner Anthony McIntyre.

This civil and judicial administration arm of the IRA evolved in ‘wartime’ as a result of political opposition to the RUC, and a deep mistrust of the police system at the time, said McIntyre who, along with journalist Ed Moloney assembled the Boston College tapes...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 6 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago