Maze escapee to be deported

A quarter of a century since slipping into America after taking part in the IRA’s mass jailbreak from the Maze in September 1983, Pol Brennan has been told that he will be deported to Ireland by the end of the week.

15th August, 2009

A quarter of a century since slipping into America after taking part in the IRA’s mass jailbreak from the Maze in September 1983, Pol Brennan has been told that he will be deported to Ireland by the end of the week.

Although US immigration officials haven’t yet released a statement, the news appears to mark a rejection of Brennan’s effort to get US Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano to overrule a deportation order by...

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