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Sinn Fein could face an insurance bill

An article in An Phoblacht stated that on August 1 Sinn Féin will re-enact the funeral of O’Donovan Rossa who was buried at Glasnevin in 1915.

Will the Glasnevin Trust demand from Sinn Féin €6 million in public liability insurance which they requested from the organisers of a 2013 memorial ceremony for members of the Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC) and Dublin Metropolitan Police (DMP) — a sum they could not afford.

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