No members of the security forces will be charged in relation to the killing of Pat Finucane, it was announced yesterday. Amnesty International have condemned the decision. The Finucane family have issued the following reaction:
Family of Pat Finucane respond to the decision by the DPP for Northern Ireland that there will be no prosecutions arising from Stevens III
Speaking on behalf of the Finucane family Michael Finucane said:
“My family and I are extremely angry and disappointed at the decision of the DPP not to prosecute anyone arising from the report of the Stevens III Investigation and especially the manner in which it has been delivered. Once again, we are expected to respond at a moment’s notice to important events that the authorities have had years to consider.