If this goes ahead it just sets in concrete their admission of guilt ....Boris to legislate to exempt army killings from 1970-1997 from the Human Rights Act. The HRA enshrined the ECHR into UK law. The GFA said that the UK would enshrine the ECHR into UK law. Another undermining of the GFA.
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If this goes ahead it just sets in concrete their admission of guilt ....
and there was no need to do it as none of them would have been sent down anyway
Does this “amnesty” apply to paramilitaries too ? .... some legal fun ahead I would imagine