right is the article proper and below left is the News of the
World editorial the same day: the ninth anniversary of the massacre.
orders from the Scottish Executive, around half of the files
on Cullen's illegal embargo were finally released on 3 October
2005, but in a much redacted, largely illegible form.
A GRIEVING dad who's only
daughter was killed in the Dunblane massacre is fighting to gain access
to official documents which have been quietly locked away until 2096.
Dr Mick North, who lost five-year-old Sophie when
gun fiend Thomas Hamilton ran amok nine years ago today, has filed
a Freedom of Information Act request demanding access to them.
The Crown Office has
failed to make available ANY of the 106 documents studied by Lord
Cullen during his 26-day inquiry into the atrocity. LINK
Crown officials had promised to release some of the
reports two years ago after an outcry over the secrecy.
Campaigners claim the inquiry did not answer vital
Mick, 56, said: "It overlooked some of the worst
failings of a system that allowed Hamilton to keep guns despite serious
concerns about his conduct." LINK