Man pleads guilty at Special Criminal Court to helping facilitate murder

A 25-year-old man has pleaded guilty at the Special Criminal Court to helping facilitate the murder of David Douglas. Mr Douglas (55) was shot six times as he took a meal break at the counter in his partner’s shop, Shoestown, on Bridgefoot Street, Dublin 8 on July 1st, 2016. Last year, Gareth Brophy was charged […]

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Canadian Politics

NDP, Bloc join with Tories to demand creation of special committee to study Canada-China relationship

The Conservatives have succeeded in a demand for a special committee to examine Canada’s contentious relationship with China, as two Canadians marked the one-year anniversary of their arrest and moved closer to a possible trial on accusations they stole state secrets. The House of Commons late Tuesday voted 171-148 to set up the committee over […]

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