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'Insufficient evidence' on Gerry Adams for prosecution

There is "insufficient evidence" to pursue a prosecution against Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams in relation to the 1972 murder of Jean McConville, according to reports.

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Gerry Adams: Arrest result of malicious campaign

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams has thanked his supporters for their solidarity whilst he was in custody.

Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams.

Speaking from the Balmoral Hotel, he said the arrest was a result of a "sustained, malicious, untruthful and sinister campaign" against him, through the media, timed to coincide with important EU elections.

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