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The Irish Times
Protecting democracy in judicial appointmentsCarroll MacNeill is published by Four Courts Press on May 27th. She is a former
Protecting democracy in judicial appointments
The Irish Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Carroll MacNeill is published by Four Courts Press on May 27th. She is a former adviser to ministers Frances Fitzgerald and Alan Shatter, a former legal adviser in the Office of the Leader of Fine Gael and the winner of the Basil Chubb Prize 2015 to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Whistleblower Maurice McCabe 'not to be trusted' according to former Garda commissionermarked a turning point in the Garda crisis which ultimately led to the departur
Whistleblower Maurice McCabe 'not to be trusted' according to former Garda commissioner
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
marked a turning point in the Garda crisis which ultimately led to the departure of Mr Callinan, the then justice minister Alan Shatter and his top official, Brian Purcell, later in 2014. Last year’s Fennelly Commission report concluded that the... Read more
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Herald.ie
Kenny picks seven FG allies for the Seanad as Reilly makes comebacksingle Dail seat. Former representative for Kerry and minister Jimmy Deenihan
Kenny picks seven FG allies for the Seanad as Reilly makes comeback
Herald.ie / Posted 2 days ago
single Dail seat. Former representative for Kerry and minister Jimmy Deenihan lost out along with former Justice Minister Alan Shatter. Tom Hayes and James Bannon were other unsuccessful Fine Gael TDs to miss out on a senate seat. A Fianna Fail... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Martin Callinan's secret attempt to discredit whistleblower Maurice McCabemarked a turning point in the Garda crisis which ultimately led to the departur
Martin Callinan's secret attempt to discredit whistleblower Maurice McCabe
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
marked a turning point in the Garda crisis which ultimately led to the departure of Mr Callinan, the then justice minister Alan Shatter and his top official, Brian Purcell, later in 2014. Last year’s Fennelly Commission report concluded that the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Watchdog to probe ‘malice’ claims by two senior gardaícontinued with Taoiseach Enda Kenny forced to correct the record of the Dáil ov
Watchdog to probe ‘malice’ claims by two senior gardaí
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
continued with Taoiseach Enda Kenny forced to correct the record of the Dáil over the resignation of ex-justice minister Alan Shatter. Ahead of her private meeting with the Policing Authority today to address the O’Higgins report, Garda... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Taoiseach corrects Dáil record on Alan Shatter's resignation | Irish Examiner Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 04:11 pm Taoiseach Enda Kenny h
Taoiseach corrects Dáil record on Alan Shatter's resignation
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 04:11 pm Taoiseach Enda Kenny has corrected the Dail record today in relation to... Read more
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RTE News
Taoiseach corrects Dáil record over ShatterThe Taoiseach has corrected the Dáil record in relation to comments he made abo
Taoiseach corrects Dáil record over Shatter
RTE News / Posted 5 days ago
The Taoiseach has corrected the Dáil record in relation to comments he made about former minister for justice Alan Shatter after the Guerin Report was published. Opening statements on the O'Higgins Commission of Investigation, Enda Kenny said "Mr... Read more
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Irish Examiner
MAIN POINTS: The long and winding road from Bailieboro to the O’Higgins reportvalidated, they were vindicated, and major change in the system was undertaken.
MAIN POINTS: The long and winding road from Bailieboro to the O’Higgins report
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
validated, they were vindicated, and major change in the system was undertaken. And what about the then justice minister Alan Shatter and the then Garda commissioner Martin Callinan? Both left in 2014 while mired in various controversies,... Read more
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Herald.ie
'I'll remain as leader for full term of Government' - Kennyup junior positions "with no real focus on what it is they should be doing". H
'I'll remain as leader for full term of Government' - Kenny
Herald.ie / Posted 13 days ago
up junior positions "with no real focus on what it is they should be doing". He refused to be drawn on speculation that Alan Shatter was among those he would chose for the Seanad. "It's a case of many are called and few are chosen," added the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
GSOC raised questions about independence of Guerin reportindependence of the Guerin inquiry, and separately tried to get the probe to ex
GSOC raised questions about independence of Guerin report
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
independence of the Guerin inquiry, and separately tried to get the probe to extend its timeframe to complete its work. Alan Shatter claims the Guerin report rushed to judgement. New documents reveal GSOC raised the independence of the inquiry... Read more
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RTE News
Clarification needed after garda report - McDonaldthe Garda failures identified in the report. Ms McDonald said the report shoul
Clarification needed after garda report - McDonald
RTE News / Posted 15 days ago
the Garda failures identified in the report. Ms McDonald said the report should not be reduced down to a political dispute between Alan Shatter and Enda Kenny and must concentrate on the people who were affected by the Garda failures.Related Sto... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Garda chief under pressure as O'Higgins report raises questionsof raising justice issues since 2012, said the story proved that nothing has ch
Garda chief under pressure as O'Higgins report raises questions
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
of raising justice issues since 2012, said the story proved that nothing has changed in the culture of Garda management. “Alan Shatter, the former minister, and the former commissioner Martin Callinan went in 2014, but nothing has changed in the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan under fire for claims on Maurice McCabeof raising justice issues since 2012, said the story proved that nothing has ch
Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan under fire for claims on Maurice McCabe
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
of raising justice issues since 2012, said the story proved that nothing has changed in the culture of Garda management. “Alan Shatter, the former minister, and the former commissioner Martin Callinan went in 2014, but nothing has changed in the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Enda Kenny made a mistake telling Dáil I accepted wrongdoing, says Alan Shatter | Irish Examiner Friday, May 13, 2016 - 04:08 pm Former Justice Minister A
Enda Kenny made a mistake telling Dáil I accepted wrongdoing, says Alan Shatter
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, May 13, 2016 - 04:08 pm Former Justice Minister Alan Shatter... Read more
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RTE News
Shatter says McCabe 'wrought havoc' in livesFormer minister for justice Alan Shatter has said it was perfectly right for ga
Shatter says McCabe 'wrought havoc' in lives
RTE News / Posted 17 days ago
Former minister for justice Alan Shatter has said it was perfectly right for garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe to raise issues of public concern. However, in an interview on RTÉ's Today with Sean O’Rourke, Mr Shatter said: "Whereas I absolutely... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Garda Commissioner claimed Maurice McCabe was motivated by ‘malice’concern” and that the commission “unreservedly accepts his bona fides”. The in
Garda Commissioner claimed Maurice McCabe was motivated by ‘malice’
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
concern” and that the commission “unreservedly accepts his bona fides”. The inquiry vindicated former justice minister Alan Shatter, who had resigned after criticism of him in the Guerin Report, which preceded O’Higgins. © Irish Examiner Ltd.... Read more
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RTE News
Shatter challenges State defence of Guerin ReportFormer minister for justice Alan Shatter has said it is not in the public inter
Shatter challenges State defence of Guerin Report
RTE News / Posted 18 days ago
Former minister for justice Alan Shatter has said it is not in the public interest for the State to continue its defence of the Guerin Report in the courts after the findings of the O'Higgins commission. Mr Shatter is appealing a lost High Court... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Guerin and O’Higgins explained: Why they were set up and what they foundpornography case, and several public order incidents. The Guerin report found
Guerin and O’Higgins explained: Why they were set up and what they found
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
pornography case, and several public order incidents. The Guerin report found that gardaí and the former justice minister, Alan Shatter, failed to properly investigate allegations of corruption and malpractice in the force. It also found that the... Read more
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RTE News
Need for review of Garda procedures - experton the same programme, Paschal Donohoe said there are new procedures in place f
Need for review of Garda procedures - expert
RTE News / Posted 18 days ago
on the same programme, Paschal Donohoe said there are new procedures in place for whistleblowers. Mr Donohoe added that he felt Mr Kenny conducted himself in the right manner with former minister for justice Alan Sh... Read more
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Herald.ie
Kenny now has 'duty' to correct Dail record, says Shatter Kevin Doyle – 12 May 2016 02:30 AM Former Justice Minister Alan Shatter has
Kenny now has 'duty' to correct Dail record, says Shatter
Herald.ie / Posted 18 days ago
Kevin Doyle – 12 May 2016 02:30 AM Former Justice Minister Alan Shatter has demanded that Taoiseach Enda Kenny correct the Dail record following the publication of Justice Kevin O'Higgins'... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Garda negligence 'disheartening', new Justice Minister sayspublished on the back of a scoping exercise into Sgt McCabe's claims by barrist
Garda negligence 'disheartening', new Justice Minister says
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
published on the back of a scoping exercise into Sgt McCabe's claims by barrister Sean Guerin. His findings led to led to Alan Shatter resigning as justice minister. On the delay in publishing the report while vast sections were leaked Ms... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Taoiseach rejects Alan Shatter request to correct Dáil comments on Garda whistleblower controversy | Irish Examiner Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 04:53...
Taoiseach rejects Alan Shatter request to correct Dáil comments on Garda whistleblower controversy
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 04:53... Read more
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Irish Examiner
O'Higgins report 'leaves questions of accountability in An Garda Síochána'is key to everything that occurred afterwards, from McCabe’s relentless pursui
O'Higgins report 'leaves questions of accountability in An Garda Síochána'
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
is key to everything that occurred afterwards, from McCabe’s relentless pursuit of the matter to the resignation of Alan Shatter and the establishment of the O’Higgins commission. Assistant commissioner Derek Byrne and chief Superintendent... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Garda negligence 'unacceptable and disheartening', says Justice Ministerpublished on the back of a scoping exercise into Sgt McCabe's claims by barrist
Garda negligence 'unacceptable and disheartening', says Justice Minister
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
published on the back of a scoping exercise into Sgt McCabe's claims by barrister Sean Guerin. His findings led to led to Alan Shatter resigning as Justice Minister. On the delay in publishing the report while vast sections were leaked Ms... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Garda negligence 'disheartening', new Tanaiste sayson the back of a scoping exercise into Sgt McCabe's claims by barrister Sean Gu
Garda negligence 'disheartening', new Tanaiste says
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
on the back of a scoping exercise into Sgt McCabe's claims by barrister Sean Guerin. The lawyer's findings led to led to Alan Shatter resigning as justice minister. The judge's report finds he was not at fault in relation to allegations of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
O'Higgins report: Background and assessment of whistleblower Maurice McCabethe Garda Síochána (Confidential Reporting of Corruption or Malpractice) Regula
O'Higgins report: Background and assessment of whistleblower Maurice McCabe
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
the Garda Síochána (Confidential Reporting of Corruption or Malpractice) Regulations 2007, to the then Minister for Justice Alan Shatter, and to certain other members of Dáil Éireann. On February 27, 2014 the government announced a decision to hold... Read more
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RTE News
Minister accepts O'Higgins report findingswithin An Garda Síochána and the wider criminal justice system. The report vin
Minister accepts O'Higgins report findings
RTE News / Posted 19 days ago
within An Garda Síochána and the wider criminal justice system. The report vindicated the former minister for justice Alan Shatter and former garda commissioner Martin Callinan, both of whom resigned after they were told the Taoiseach no... Read more
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