'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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'Insufficient evidence' on Gerry Adams for prosecution

Sinn Fein Leader Gerry Adams at an election rally at the Devenish Complex, Belfast. Credit: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

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

The BBC said that it understands no charges would be brought against Mr Adams unless significant new evidence comes to light, according to the Press Association.

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