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Sinn Fein Leader Gerry Adams Released From Police Custody With No Charges

The Northern Island police has released Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams after being in their custody for 4 days. Last week, Adams agreed to turn himself in for questioning. The authorities questioned Adams about his alleged involvement in the 1972 abduction and killing of Jean McConville, a widow with 10 children suspected of being a British spy. Adams has long …

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Sinn Fein Leader Gerry Adams Addresses Supporters

The arrest of Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams under accusations of ordering the 1972 murder of a mother of 10 has “put a rocket under the Sinn Féin European and local election campaign,” party activists said at a political rally, according to The Irish Times. The rally, which was attended by 800 supporters, served as both an election rally and …

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Gerry Adams Released, Criticizes His Arrest

Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams has been released from police custody following four days of questioning by Northern Ireland authorities. The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) had arrested Adams last Wednesday on suspicion of involvement with a 1972 murder. In a press conference following his release Adams criticized the PSNI, suggesting that the timing of his arrest may have …

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Sinn Fein Leader Gerry Adams Arrested For IRA’s 1972 Slaying Of A Widow

Irish republican and Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams was arrested and interrogated on Wednesday for being a suspect in the killing of Jean McConville, a widowed mother of 10, in 1972. Adams confirmed his arrest and called it voluntary and pre-arranged. The murder happened during a turbulent time for Ireland, when the IRA (Irish Republican Army) was killing people almost …

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