Who's in and who's out..?

FATHER Sean McManus has asked US Envoy Mitchel Reiss to ensure that Mark Thatcher cannot stay the United States, after he pleaded guilty to involvement in a coup attempt in Equatorial Guinea. Meanwhile, Jim Cusack reckons Gerry Adams won’t face any such problems when he applies to visit America for the St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

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