A dark day of embarrassment for the RUC and the Military Intelligence services. Collusion in murder. One reason why we beat the IRA is because we were seen to hold the moral highground. The utter failure of the British to do this in this instance is a matter of shame and embarrassment. I expect the odd bleat about giving as good as we get, but those people would be wrong. BBC News - Pat Finucane murder: 'No overarching state conspiracy' says PM PS. Apologies if there's already a thread.