Suspension of Habeas Corpus Act in Ireland

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Historical Context Note

In response to the ongoing violence of the Irish Land War, the British Parliament passes legislation that suspends Habeas Corpus in …
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Editors. "Suspension of Habeas Corpus Act in Ireland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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