Ministers reject call for public inquiry into Pat Finucane murder ed.2

Announcement comes despite intense pressure for fresh investigation into 1989 death of Belfast solicitorThe government has decided not to order a public inquiry into the 1989 murder of the Belfast solicitor Pat Finucane despite calls from across the political spectrum for fresh scrutiny of one of the most notorious killings of the Troubles.Brandon Lewis, the Northern Ireland secretary, made the announcement in the House of Commons on Monday evening, delivering a devastating blow to a decades-long campaign for a new investigation into an attack that involved state collusion.

Ministers reject call for public inquiry into Pat Finucane murder ed.2
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Ministers reject call for public inquiry into Pat Finucane murder ed.2

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