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Gerry Adams loses appeal over IRA prison breakout convictions

Retired Sinn Féin president was convicted over two attempts to escape internment in 1970s

Gerry Adams has lost his appeal against convictions over an IRA prison breakout in the 1970s.

The retired Sinn Féin president was among four detainees intercepted by prison officers as they tried to cut their way through perimeter fencing at the Maze/Long Kesh prison on Christmas Eve in 1973.

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