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Hooded men: Irish government to appeal against European ruling that men were not tortured

Some of the Hooded Men, Liam Shannon, Francis McGuigan, Jim Auld, Joe Clarke, Kevin Hannaway and Brian Turley pictured at an earlier court hearing. Picture by Hugh Russell
THE Irish Government is to appeal against a European court decision that found the UK did not torture the so-called Hooded Men during the Troubles. The Hooded Men were 14 Catholics interned in[...]

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