An Phoblacht Podcast

Osgur Breatnach | Victim of the State: The Sallins Case

February 23, 2022
An Phoblacht Podcast
Osgur Breatnach | Victim of the State: The Sallins Case
Show Notes

In this episode Osgur Breatnach speaks to Seán Mac Brádaigh of An Phoblacht about his life growing up in Dublin, politicisation as a young man and the traumatic events surrounding the Sallins Case in 1976 which saw him and others suffer beatings, harrassment and imprisonment at the hands of the state before eventually being acquitted. Breatnach also outlines the current campaign for justice which has been going on for over four decades, noting that "we have never been so close to a public inquiry in to the Sallins case as we are now".

Read more here: https://sallinsinquirynow.ie/