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Analysis: Loughinisland investigation shows public interest journalism deserves protection

Trevor Birney (right) and Barry McCaffrey leave Castlereagh Police Station in east Belfast yesterday with the materials seized by police last year
THERE was a certain inevitability to the announcement on Monday evening that the police investigation into two Belfast journalists had ended . An inevitability because despite the high-profile nat[...]

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