Robert Porter on Cameron Report

EXHIBITION : CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT 1968-69

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The Northern Ireland Minister for Home Affairs, Robert Porter, on what, if any, impact the Cameron Report will have on the police force and the Special Powers Act.

  • Title
    Robert Porter on Cameron Report
  • 1st Broadcast
    12/09/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:03:02
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Robert Porter on Cameron Report
  • Extended description

    Robert Porter talks about the Cameron Report and the probe into the activities of the police, particularly towards the Devenny family. Porter also talks about the Special Powers Act and the Hunt Committee inquiry into police activities. Porter hopes that the report will restore confidence in the police force on the part of the catholic community.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report on the Cameron Report, which was broadcast on 12 September 1969.

  • Local keywords
    Civil Rights Movement, Northern Ireland, 1969, Cameron Report, Cameron Commission, Robert Porter, Special Powers Act, Devenny,
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    N3971/0069F
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Black and White
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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