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#Alan Shatter

# alan-shatter - Monday 31 August, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Aug 31st 2015, 10:44 PM 21,667 Views 3 Comments

A twist in an Irish nanny’s murder case, a shocking report on a special care unit and violent protests in Ukraine…

Trouble for Shatter as Olivia Mitchell to declare she WON'T run again
# Internal Affairs
# Internal Affairs

Trouble for Shatter as Olivia Mitchell to declare she WON'T run again

Aug 31st 2015, 3:45 PM 16,540 Views 19 Comments

The former justice minister faces an uphill battle to secure Fine Gael members’ support in his own constituency.

# alan-shatter - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Alan Shatter's fight for redemption in south Dublin
# Internal Affairs
# Internal Affairs

Alan Shatter's fight for redemption in south Dublin

Aug 29th 2015, 9:00 PM 22,780 Views 61 Comments

The former justice minister could struggle to win the backing of Fine Gael members in his own constituency.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Alan Shatter says €12 claim for passport photos is a 'totally false story'
# Shatter-ing Myths
# Shatter-ing Myths

Alan Shatter says €12 claim for passport photos is a 'totally false story'

Aug 19th 2015, 7:44 PM 35,658 Views 169 Comments

The former justice minister is back in the news this week.

7 reasons why Alan Shatter is like no other politician
# Earth Shatter-ing
# Earth Shatter-ing

7 reasons why Alan Shatter is like no other politician

Aug 19th 2015, 9:15 AM 37,279 Views 125 Comments

Shatter. Alan Shatter.

# alan-shatter - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Alan Shatter's been having a pop at the Twitterati. Via the medium of poetry.
# Quite The Character
# Quite The Character

Alan Shatter's been having a pop at the Twitterati. Via the medium of poetry.

Jul 9th 2015, 5:30 PM 9,422 Views 50 Comments

He dabbles.

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Pat Rabbitte is NOT going to write a steamy novel like Alan Shatter
# No Laura 2.0
# No Laura 2.0

Pat Rabbitte is NOT going to write a steamy novel like Alan Shatter

Jul 7th 2015, 2:12 PM 13,670 Views 115 Comments

Sad news.

# alan-shatter - Friday 3 July, 2015

Garda Commissioner expresses concern for female garda knocked unconscious at Dáil protest
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Garda Commissioner expresses concern for female garda knocked unconscious at Dáil protest

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:15 PM 34,208 Views 112 Comments

Nóirín O’Sullivan met with politicians at Leinster House today.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Senators abandon cars after protesters shut down street outside Leinster House
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Senators abandon cars after protesters shut down street outside Leinster House

Jul 1st 2015, 11:40 PM 64,109 Views 185 Comments

A female Garda was hit in the face with a traffic cone, and one man was arrested.

# alan-shatter - Friday 26 June, 2015

An essential history of George Hook’s career as an erotic novelist
# 50 Shades Of Hook
# 50 Shades Of Hook

An essential history of George Hook’s career as an erotic novelist

Jun 26th 2015, 9:30 PM 19,804 Views 16 Comments

Ireland is not ready for this, George.

# alan-shatter - Monday 22 June, 2015

For three years, ministers have repeatedly given the EXACT same answer to Moriarty questions
# Nothing Changes
# Nothing Changes

For three years, ministers have repeatedly given the EXACT same answer to Moriarty questions

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:00 PM 16,922 Views 38 Comments

Questions about the garda investigation into the tribunal’s findings have not disclosed much information since 2012.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Alan Shatter has lost his bid to quash aspects of the Guerin report
# High Court
# High Court

Alan Shatter has lost his bid to quash aspects of the Guerin report

May 20th 2015, 12:12 PM 9,427 Views 59 Comments

The former Justice Minister resigned from his cabinet position last May.

# alan-shatter - Sunday 17 May, 2015

State surveillance: What the government and Gardaí don't want you to know
# Part 2
# Part 2

State surveillance: What the government and Gardaí don't want you to know

May 17th 2015, 10:01 PM 62,878 Views 86 Comments

Part Two of TheJournal.ie’s two-part series on state surveillance in Ireland.

# alan-shatter - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Dozens of investors get Irish residency for pumping money into the economy
# Migrants
# Migrants

Dozens of investors get Irish residency for pumping money into the economy

Apr 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,103 Views 46 Comments

As many as 400 jobs have been created as a result of the Immigrant Investor Programme.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

We still don't know if Martin Callinan resigned, retired or was sacked...
# One Year On
# One Year On

We still don't know if Martin Callinan resigned, retired or was sacked...

Mar 25th 2015, 8:15 AM 17,643 Views 105 Comments

Analysis: The departure of the Garda Commissioner remains shrouded in controversy.

# alan-shatter - Friday 13 March, 2015

Alan Shatter made a surprise appearance with the Halawa sisters on the Late Late
# Support
# Support

Alan Shatter made a surprise appearance with the Halawa sisters on the Late Late

Mar 13th 2015, 11:07 PM 25,617 Views 37 Comments

Ireland may need to question the nature of its diplomatic relations with Egypt if there’s no progress in the campaign to free Ibrahim, Shatter said.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Even Alan Shatter has had a go at Leo Varadkar today
# Detached
# Detached

Even Alan Shatter has had a go at Leo Varadkar today

Feb 25th 2015, 5:05 PM 31,461 Views 72 Comments

The opposition think Varadkar speaks like a health commentator, while Shatter is “confused” by his former cabinet colleague.

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Same-sex couples will have the legal right to adopt
# Explainer
# Explainer

Same-sex couples will have the legal right to adopt

Feb 17th 2015, 11:35 AM 43,667 Views 405 Comments

Confused about what new legislation will mean for families? Read on.

# alan-shatter - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion?

Feb 14th 2015, 9:24 AM 12,116 Views 167 Comments

Alan Shatter says it should be held on allowing terminations in cases of TFMR, rape and incest.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Alan Shatter says he's running for re-election, but will Fine Gael let him?
# Can't Keep A Good Man Down
# Can't Keep A Good Man Down

Alan Shatter says he's running for re-election, but will Fine Gael let him?

Feb 11th 2015, 6:10 PM 13,074 Views 63 Comments

The Dublin South TD said he intends to seek re-election next year.

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Alan Shatter wants a referendum on abortion ... and divorce
# Changing Times
# Changing Times

Alan Shatter wants a referendum on abortion ... and divorce

Feb 10th 2015, 9:15 PM 17,736 Views 72 Comments

The former justice minister thinks it’s time we change the Constitution – in a number of ways.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Alan Shatter is the problem that just won't go away
# Analysis
# Analysis

Alan Shatter is the problem that just won't go away

Feb 4th 2015, 7:00 PM 14,363 Views 39 Comments

Analysis: The government is struggling to move on from the scandals that engulfed the former justice minister.

Why was Alan Shatter given information about Garda investigation before other TDs?
# Letters Of Note
# Letters Of Note

Why was Alan Shatter given information about Garda investigation before other TDs?

Feb 4th 2015, 1:38 PM 25,142 Views 50 Comments

Yesterday the Department of the Taoiseach released a series of letters between it and the former justice minister’s lawyers.

Micheál Martin tells Enda: 'You've put a price on people's lives'
# Soliris
# Soliris

Micheál Martin tells Enda: 'You've put a price on people's lives'

Feb 4th 2015, 1:15 PM 10,037 Views 45 Comments

Soliris, which costs €400,000 per patient per year, is not available in Ireland.

Did drinks companies water down the new alcohol laws?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Did drinks companies water down the new alcohol laws?

Feb 4th 2015, 8:59 AM 12,471 Views 43 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# alan-shatter - Friday 30 January, 2015

That big row which led to the Dáil walkout is getting bigger (and now Shatter's involved)
# Dáil Over
# Dáil Over

That big row which led to the Dáil walkout is getting bigger (and now Shatter's involved)

Jan 30th 2015, 11:09 PM 37,784 Views 102 Comments

Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett has defended his decision not have a debate on an inquiry into Garda malpractice last Wednesday.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Alan Shatter loses appeal against Mick Wallace data breach decision
# Shattered
# Shattered

Alan Shatter loses appeal against Mick Wallace data breach decision

Jan 21st 2015, 11:50 AM 10,725 Views 61 Comments

The former minister was found to have broken the law when he made comments on RTÉ’s Prime Time about Wallace benefiting from garda discretion.

# alan-shatter - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Red Rock, Eddie Hobbs, and "Al" Shatter: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Red Rock, Eddie Hobbs, and "Al" Shatter: The week in numbers

Jan 10th 2015, 7:00 PM 12,708 Views 12 Comments

Plus: How many extra seconds will we be getting in June?

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

7 of the weirdest moments from Alan Shatter's appearance on The Restaurant
# THE RESTAURANT
From The Daily Edge
# THE RESTAURANT

7 of the weirdest moments from Alan Shatter's appearance on The Restaurant

Jan 7th 2015, 10:28 PM 34,563 Views 41 Comments

The former Justice Minister, kicking it with some matzo balls.

He hasn't gone away you know... Alan Shatter is on TV3's The Restaurant tonight
# A Shatter-ing Development
# A Shatter-ing Development

He hasn't gone away you know... Alan Shatter is on TV3's The Restaurant tonight

Jan 7th 2015, 8:28 AM 8,559 Views 39 Comments

The former justice minister will be back on our screens tonight.

# alan-shatter - Friday 2 January, 2015

Remember when Ming asked for an aircraft carrier? He's told us why
# Shatter Says No
# Shatter Says No

Remember when Ming asked for an aircraft carrier? He's told us why

Jan 2nd 2015, 11:00 AM 24,442 Views 49 Comments

It was all about Ireland’s neutrality, you see.

# alan-shatter - Friday 26 December, 2014

11 politicians and one (ex) garda commissioner who defined the political year
# Review 2014
# Review 2014

11 politicians and one (ex) garda commissioner who defined the political year

Dec 26th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,796 Views 38 Comments

From Callinan to Kelly we look at the 12 individuals who shaped the political year that was.

# alan-shatter - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Alan Shatter to cook trifle and mash on TV3 celeb restaurant show
# THE RESTAURANT
From The Daily Edge
# THE RESTAURANT

Alan Shatter to cook trifle and mash on TV3 celeb restaurant show

Dec 21st 2014, 1:34 PM 13,679 Views 44 Comments

State Pathologist Marie Cassidy is taking part too!

# alan-shatter - Saturday 22 November, 2014

How should Ireland decide whether to send troops abroad?
# Triple Lock
# Triple Lock

How should Ireland decide whether to send troops abroad?

Nov 22nd 2014, 4:30 PM 9,828 Views 46 Comments

Questions have been raised over the triple-lock system in the Dáil recently.

# alan-shatter - Friday 24 October, 2014

Frances Fitzgerald isn't as much craic as Alan Shatter when it comes to being 'Minister for Time'
# Ah Here
# Ah Here

Frances Fitzgerald isn't as much craic as Alan Shatter when it comes to being 'Minister for Time'

Oct 24th 2014, 3:02 PM 13,019 Views 20 Comments

The campaign to bring back Shatter begins…

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Frances Fitzgerald: It's 'regrettable' that no TDs showed up to discuss Garda reform Bill
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

Frances Fitzgerald: It's 'regrettable' that no TDs showed up to discuss Garda reform Bill

Oct 21st 2014, 8:05 PM 17,593 Views 50 Comments

The new Bill gives greater powers to GSOC.

# alan-shatter - Saturday 27 September, 2014

The 7 most desperate expressions of boredom during Alan Shatter on the Late Late Show
# Shattered
From The Daily Edge
# Shattered

The 7 most desperate expressions of boredom during Alan Shatter on the Late Late Show

Sep 27th 2014, 9:42 AM 5,943 Views 0 Comments

It was a tough time for everyone.

"Shafted? No": 10 things we learned from Alan Shatter's Late Late Show interview
# Gardagate
# Gardagate

"Shafted? No": 10 things we learned from Alan Shatter's Late Late Show interview

Sep 27th 2014, 12:06 AM 43,392 Views 67 Comments

The TD and former Minister said that resigning wasn’t a pleasant experience.

# alan-shatter - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Alan Shatter will be on the Late Late tomorrow (let's all cancel our Friday night plans)
# To Whom It Concerns
# To Whom It Concerns

Alan Shatter will be on the Late Late tomorrow (let's all cancel our Friday night plans)

Sep 25th 2014, 10:02 AM 10,618 Views 54 Comments

The various ‘Gardagate’ controversies of the first half of the year will most likely be the main focus of the interview.

State of the Nation: This McNulty scandal is really building up a head of steam...
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: This McNulty scandal is really building up a head of steam...

Sep 25th 2014, 8:58 AM 7,368 Views 16 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…