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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: -1°C

# brian stack

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Gardaí probe 'significant' new leads in relation to murder of prison officer by IRA in 1980s
Stack was a prison officer who was killed by the IRA in 1984.
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Garda Commissioner apologises over handling of Brian Stack murder investigation
The family of murdered Brian Stack met with Drew Harris at Garda HQ this morning.
Senator who retweeted post calling IRA victim 'sadist' returns to SF after three-month ban
Senator Máire Devine issued an apology to the family of Brian Stack in the Seanad following the incident.
Sinn Féin senator who retweeted post calling IRA victim a 'sadist' makes 'sincere apology' in Seanad
Máire Devine has been suspended from Sinn Féin over her tweets about the late Brian Stack.
McDonald: Sinn Féin Senator's suspension for 'unacceptable' retweet is a 'severe' punishment
Senator Máire Devine has been suspended for three months.
Mary Lou says senator who retweeted post calling IRA victim a 'sadist' made 'catastrophic error'
Máire Devine has been suspended from Sinn Féin for three months.
Family of prison officer shot dead by IRA says gardaí didn't act on 'significant information'
Brian Stack’s family want the Taoiseach to “demand answers” from gardaí.
Roscommon name team a full week before Connacht final
Cathal Compton replaces Donie Smith, while has recovered David Murray from illness.
FG TD feels 'vindicated' after ruling says he didn't defame Sinn Féin TDs in Dáil
The Committee on Procedure ruled that Alan Farrell didn’t breach Dáil privilege.
'My father was a loving, caring and wise man' - Stack family meets the Taoiseach
The family want to see Gerry Adams questioned by gardaí.
'I don't think he is immortal': Gerry's leadership remains unfazed after recent scandals
There were mutterings that Adams might have met his threshold of controversies, but he remains to see another day.
'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row
Dessie Ellis said he’s passed on the threatening letters to the gardaí.
Taoiseach takes back Dáil statement that Gerry Adams drove blacked-out van
Instead, Kenny says that Adams drove Austin and Oliver Stack to the blacked-out van.
Bertie 'understands' why Adams won't name IRA commander in Stack murder
Adams has repeatedly refused to name the man.
Adams says Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are using Brian Stack's murder to 'get at him'
He added that he would not cooperate with future requests for Troubles information.
Austin Stack believes he knows the identity of the former IRA commander he met over father's murder
Austin has been involved in a long campaign to try get justice for what happened to his father.
Enda Kenny and Gerry Adams face off over blacked-out van driver
The Taoiseach called on the Sinn Féin leader to give more information to gardaí.
Son of Brian Stack confronts Gerry Adams over murder of his father
Austin Stack turned up at a Sinn Féin press conference in Dublin today.
Fine Gael TD insists he is not linking Sinn Féin deputies to Brian Stack murder
Alan Farrell said he was merely calling on Sinn Féin deputies to make a statement.
'I was actually in jail' - Mayhem in Dáil as FG TD links SF deputies to Brian Stack murder
Alan Farrell says that Dessie Ellis and Martin Ferris should make a statement on the matter.
Explainer: The conflicting words between Gerry Adams and the son of a murdered prison officer
Adams says he will make a statement to the Dáil on the matter.
Gerry Adams says he asked a Sinn Féin member about Brian Stack's murder
But another member is “unavailable to him”.
Gerry Adams: I've been given the names of Brian Stack's alleged killers
The Sinn Féin leader was speaking at a press conference in Dublin this afternoon.
Shatter: IRA needs to cooperate with Garda investigation into prison officer killing
Gerry Adams confirmed earlier today that the IRA was responsible for the shooting dead of Brian Stack thirty years ago.
Adams: IRA was responsible for Portlaoise prison officer's death
The Stack family said the confirmation has brought an element of closure to them but they are seeking an update from gardaí on the current investigation.
Adams to meet family of prison officer shot dead in Dublin
Brian Stack, who was the chief prison officer in Portlaoise prison, died of his injuries eighteen months after being shot as he left a boxing match.