Presidential candidate admits rioting in Derry as a youth

PRESIDENTIAL candidate Peter Casey has told how he used to take part in riots against British soldiers in Derry in his youth.

In a wide-ranging interview with Dublin music publication, Hotpress, the Derry businessman said he used to join riots following school.

From Derry’s Bishop Street on the edge of the city’s Bogside, the businessman is a former pupil of St Columb’s college.

Mr Casey shocked the Irish political establishment when he came second to...
source: The Irish News

2018-11-09 03:43
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