May 25, 2011: Boston College’s IRA archives get subpoenaed

May 25, 2011: Boston College’s IRA archives get subpoenaed (Video)

During the Irish peace process, Boston College collected numerous interviews with IRA operatives promising to keep the records sealed until after their deaths. Now a federal subpoena could force BC to break its confidentiality agreement. Boston College spokesman Jack Dunn, Thomas Hachey of BC’s Center for Irish Programs, and Boston Globe columnist Kevin Cullen join Emily.

Emily Rooney interviews Jack Dunn and Thomas Hachey of Boston College, along with Kevin Cullen of the Boston Globe, for WGBH’s Greater Boston program