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Bloody Sunday Inquiry

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 15 October 2009

Rob Walker investigates the Bloody Sunday Inquiry. What has made it the longest and most expensive inquiry in British legal history?

  • 'Why I lied to my dying mother'

    'Why I lied to my dying mother'

    John Kelly's 17-year-old brother Michael was killed on Bloody Sunday. Despairing at the length of the Inquiry, John told his dying mother that it had reported, and had exonerated her son.

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    Kevin McDaid in The Musuem of Free Derry standing by the jacket his brother Michael was wearing when he was shot and killed.



    Alana Burke, one of those injured on the day, standing by the Bloody Sunday memorial.



    Jean Heggarty, whose brother Kevin was killed, sitting in The Guildhall in Londonderry where she listened to the Bloody Sunday Inquiry hearings.


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