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#Michael Campbell

# michael-campbell - Thursday 26 June, 2014

The Irishman accused of Real IRA gun-running in Lithuania is to face a retrial

Michael Campbell was originally sentenced to 12 years in prison but his conviction was overturned.

# michael-campbell - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Irishman Michael Campbell released after Real IRA arms conviction overturned

The Lithuanian appeals court cited Britain and Ireland’s refusal to cooperate with prosecutors as a reason for the lack of evidence in linking Campbell with the Real IRA.

# michael-campbell - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Ireland, Britain not helping in Real IRA arms case: Lithuania

Both have refused to question other suspects whose testimony the court says is key to Michael Campbell’s appeal against his 12-year prison term.

# michael-campbell - Sunday 18 November, 2012

From The42 Landmark win for Jimenez in Hong Kong Winning

Landmark win for Jimenez in Hong Kong

The Spaniard became the oldest winner in European Tour history today.

# michael-campbell - Friday 21 October, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Irishman found guilty of attempted arms smuggling for Real IRA

Dundalk man Michael Campbell will appeal the verdict handed down in a Lithuanian court this morning.

Verdict due in Lithuanian Real IRA arms smuggling trial

Michael Campbell denies the charges. He faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted.

# michael-campbell - Friday 16 September, 2011

Irishman alleged to have smuggled arms for Real IRA 'was framed'

Michael Campbell is on trial in Lithuania for his alleged involvement in smuggling weapons for the Real IRA.

# michael-campbell - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Saturday

In today’s Fix: Fine Gael announce their candidate for the presidential elections;the IMF releases €3.2 billion to Greece; and the world welcomes a brand new state…

Lithuanian prosecutor calls for lengthy term for Irishman

Michael Campbell was arrested in Lithuania in 2008 and stands accused of attempting to obtain and smuggle arms for the Real IRA.