US deports former paramilitaries…

Belfast Telegraph journalist Mary Fitzgerald on the way US anti-terrorism laws have led to the deportation of former prisoners released under the terms of the Belfast Agreement. Much hinges on Immigration judge Rose Peters’s ruling earlier this year that Sean O’Ceallaigh’s conviction for the killing of two British soldiers was ‘purely political’.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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