Finucane v The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland: CANI 21 Feb 2017

The appellant seeks to vary the order made by Stephens J whereby he refused to order the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland to hold a public inquiry into the murder of the husband of the appellant Patrick Finucane (”PF”) and the respondent seeks to vary the limited declaration made in relation to the State’s obligations under article 2 of the European Convention on Fundamental Rights and Freedoms

Gillen LJ , Deeny J and Horner J
[2017] NICA 7
European Convention on Human Rights 2
Northern Ireland
Cited by:
Appeal fromFinucane, Re Application for Judicial Review SC 27-Feb-2019
(Northern Ireland) The deceased solicitor was murdered in his home in 1989, allegedly by loyalists. They had never been identified, though collusion between security forces and a loyalist paramilitary was established. The ECHR and a judge led . .

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Updated: 16 January 2022; Ref: scu.605082