Convicted on 22 October 1975 and sentenced to life imprisonment. Criminal status. Conviction quashed by Court of Appeal on 19 October 1989. Gerard "Gerry" Conlon (1 March 1954 – 21 June 2014) was an Irish man known for being one of the Guildford Four who spent 15 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of being a Provisional IRA bomber.
Giuseppe Conlon had travelled from Belfast to help his son, Gerry Conlon, in the Guildford Four trial. Conlon, who had troubles with his lungs for many years, died in prison in January 1980, while the other six served their sentences and were released. Appeals. The Guildford Four and the Maguire Seven sought leave to appeal their convictions ...
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Gerry Conlon in a London pub, 21st March 1997. Conlon was a member of the Guildford Four and served 15 years in prison after the four were wrongly... Irish folk hero Gerry Conlon, after 15 yrs. Was released fr. Prison in '89 when proven innocent of the Guilford Four's '74 IRA bombings of 2 British...
Jun 21, 2014 · Gerry Conlon – in pictures. Gerry Conlon, one of the Guildford Four, who was wrongly convicted of the 1974 Guildford IRA pub bombing, dies aged 60 after a long illness. Irish hero Gerry Conlon.
One of the four, Gerry Conlon, had been in London at the time of the bombings, and had visited his mother's sister, Annie Maguire. A few days after the Guildford Four were arrested, the Metropolitan Police arrested Annie Maguire and her family, including Conlon's father, Patrick "Giuseppe" Conlon – the " Maguire Seven ".
Jun 23, 2014 · Gerry Conlon, who was wrongly convicted of the 1974 Guildford IRA pub bombing, has died aged 60 after an illness. He was one of the Guildford Four, who spent 15 years in prison before their ...