Supporters, including one of the Guildford Four, say the so-called Craigavon Two are victims of a miscarriage of justice.
Stephen Carroll, a constable with the Police Service of Northern Ireland, was shot dead in Craigavon, in County Armagh, in as he responded to a. He was the first police officer in Northern Ireland to be murdered after the Good Friday agreement.
His death caused deep disquiet on both sides of the political divide. Intwo republicans, Brendan McConville and John Paul Wootton, were found guilty of his murder and jailed for life. Autism dating Hemel Hempstead free
Stephen Carroll. The case has attracted attention because a new defence witness was arrested in April, just before the appeal was originally due to Massage bayside Dudley heard, which led to a postponement until October.
The Hayes friendly coupon code lawyers have argued that the prosecution case was based on circumstantial evidence, mainly from witness M. They claim that Sex dating Craigavon free was known as a "Walter Mitty" character and that his evidence cannot be relied on.
The defence barrister Barry Macdonald told the Massage foley Stoke on Trent appeal court hearing that the prosecution case in the original trial had relied Sex dating Craigavon free on this evidence in which M claimed to have seen McConville among a group of men close to the scene where Carroll was killed. The barrister alleged that police had arrested this new witness and questioned him before he was released without charge.
A campaign, which has the backing of Gerry Conlon, who was Sex dating Craigavon free imprisoned for 15 years as a member of the Guildford Four before being released inargues that the case against McConville and Wootton Colchester massage Colchester blvd "inconclusive, contradictory and in places discredited".
Conlon said: "We can't have innocent people going to jail and 15 years down the Sex dating Craigavon free them being released, their lives ruined … I believe a miscarriage of justice took place here on the basis of all the evidence I have read.
Carroll was not only the first officer to be killed after the Good Sapphire gentlemens club Leeds agreement but his death came shortly after the attack Eden massage therapy Newport the Massereene barracks in which two British soldiers were killed. All three killings were widely condemned.