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Legacy families could pursue police for investigation failure

Loughinisland families have welcomed the findings of a police ombudsman's report into the atrocity
The Loughinisland report is being debated, predictably, in terms of the definition of collusion. Police Ombudsman Michael Maguire bypassed that debate when he referred to “corrupt relationships” between loyalists and some RUC officers. Solicitors for the Loughinisland families have picked up on this but few others seem to have noticed. There is so much interest in constructing competing narratives of the past that justice for individual victims tends to be forgotten. Justice is also rarely served by campaigning for inquiries or re-investigations of Troubles crimes, as they ha[...]
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