Alban Maginnis felt Mr Kelly should have been given the opportunity to apologise
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Gerry Kelly: SDLP thwarts move to suspend Sinn Féin MLA

The SDLP has thwarted an attempt to exclude Sinn Féin's Gerry Kelly from the assembly for five days.

The Stormont Standards commissioner found Mr Kelly had broken his duty to uphold the rule of law and to provide leadership when he confronted the driver of a police Land Rover in north Belfast last June.

BBC News NI Political Correspondent Gareth Gordon reports.

  • 16 Jun 2014
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