Will truth always be a prisoner of ‘National security’ in Northern Ireland? asks Daniel Holder, Deputy Director CAJ

The Stormont House Agreement is crystal clear that the planned Historical Investigations Unit (HIU) which will take on legacy investigations into Troubles-deaths will be ‘independent’ of everyone else, including Government. The United Nations Human Rights Committee as recently as July reminded London it needed to ensure the HIU was independent, and singled out the area…