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Chief constable rule change: David Ford 'little Nero' says DUP

The justice minister has been criticised as a "little Nero" after announcing plans to change criteria for the job of NI's chief constable.

David Ford announced the change on Monday but the matter will now go before the Stormont executive.

Sinn Féin and the Democratic Unionist Party expressed outrage at the move.

BBC NI home affairs correspondent Vincent Kearney reports.

  • 28 Jan 2014
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