• Short Summary

    TWO NORTHERN IRELAND PROTESTANT LEADERS, THE REVEREND IAN PAISLEY AND MAJOR RONALD BUNTING, WERE AMONG DEFENDANTS WHO TODAY (MONDAY) WALKED OUT OF A COURTROOM IN ARMAGH, ULSTER.

  • Description

    TWO NORTHERN IRELAND PROTESTANT LEADERS, THE REVEREND IAN PAISLEY AND MAJOR RONALD BUNTING, WERE AMONG DEFENDANTS WHO TODAY (MONDAY) WALKED OUT OF A COURTROOM IN ARMAGH, ULSTER.

    THEY SAID THEY PROTESTED BECAUSE THE COURT FAILED TO AGREE ON A DATE FOR THE ADJOURNMENT OF A NUMBER OF SUMMONSES ALLEGING UNLAWFUL ASSEMBLY AT ARMAGH, ON NOVEMBER 30.

    AS MR. PAISLEY LEFT THE COURT HE TOLD REPORTERS THAT HIS PARTY WOULD WRITE TO THE MAGISTRATES STATING THAT THEY DO NOT EXPECT JUSTICE.

    ALL THE CASES EXCEPT ONE WERE ADJOURNED TO JANUARY 27.

    PROSECUTING IN THE ABSENCE OF THE DEFENDANTS, MR. BARRY SHAW, Q.C., SAID THAT MR. PAISLEY HAD ORIGINALLY SUGGESTED A FORTNIGHT'S ADJOURNMENT AND THAT HE WOULD ACCEPT THAT DATE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4EHHF3I8HAQAAKE00X7ISK8E5
    Media URN:
    VLVA4EHHF3I8HAQAAKE00X7ISK8E5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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