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Doug Beattie proposals on royal prerogative of mercy for British soldiers criticised

Ulster Unionist MLA Doug Beattie
Connla Young
A leading Ulster Unionist has said British soldiers convicted of Troubles-related crimes that are "not premeditated" should be given the royal prerogative of mercy. Upper Bann MLA Doug Beattie also c[...]

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