Pat Finucane – 12th February 1989 Executed by the UFF

Belfast Child

Patrick Finucane

Patrick Finucane (1949 – 12 February 1989)[1] was a Northern Irishhuman rights lawyer killed[2] by loyalist paramilitaries acting in collusion with the British government intelligence service MI5.[3] In 2011 British Prime Minister David Cameron met with Pat Finucane’s family and admitted the collusion, although no member of the British security services has yet been prosecuted.[4]

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The views and opinions expressed in this documentary and page are soley intended to educate and provide background information to those interested in the Troubles of Northern Ireland.

They in no way reflect my own opinions and I take no responsibility for any inaccuracies or factual errors

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Finucane’s killing was one of the most controversial during the Troubles in Northern Ireland.[5] Finucane came to prominence due to successfully challenging the British government in several important human rights cases during the 1980s.[6] He…

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