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#hooded men

# hooded-men - Friday 20 September, 2019

Treatment of 'Hooded Men' was torture and criminal investigation is necessary, court rules

The 14 Hooded Men were interned in the North in 1971.

# hooded-men - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

European Court of Human Rights rejects request to review its 'Hooded men' ruling

“Whilst today is yet another setback, it is by no means the end,” one of the Hooded men said.

# hooded-men - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

'Hooded Man' Kevin Hannaway gets three years and nine months for assisting the IRA

Hannaway was one of a number of men interned at a secret base in Derry in 1971.

# hooded-men - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Irish government to appeal 'Hooded Men' torture ruling in Europe

The 14 Hooded Men were interned in the North in 1971.

# hooded-men - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

'I was stripped and photographed in the nude, while being held by the hair'

The 14 Hooded Men who were interned in the North in 1971 met with Tánaiste Simon Coveney yesterday.

# hooded-men - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Hooded Men: Can the use of torture by a State be justified?

In legal philosophy, there are two main sides to the torture debate, writes Conor Courtney.

# hooded-men - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Hooded Man: 'They asked me to count to ten; I refused in case I couldn’t do it'

A European court ruled that the 14 men “did not occasion suffering of the particular intensity and cruelty implied by the word torture”.

# hooded-men - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

'Hooded men' to ask Irish government to appeal European 'torture' ruling

“I’ve never spoke to the European court about how we feel 45 years later,” one of the ‘hooded men’ Francie McGuigan said.

Treatment of 'hooded men' wasn't torture, human rights court rules

The case involves the alleged torture and ill-treatment of 14 men who were interned in the North in 1971.

# hooded-men - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Gerard McKerr, one of the "Hooded Men", has died RIP

Gerard McKerr, one of the "Hooded Men", has died

Gerard McKerr was 71.

# hooded-men - Monday 9 February, 2015

Amal Clooney is joining the Hooded Men's legal team

The men are taking a case against the United Kingdom.

# hooded-men - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

New evidence proves the UK tortured interned men during The Troubles, says Ireland

The State wants a European Court of Human Rights decision overturned.

# hooded-men - Monday 24 November, 2014

Hooded, food and sleep deprived: Calls for Ireland to push for torture case against UK

Amnesty International say the deadline for a case to be taken is approaching.