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# bugging - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Trinity society says 'no bullying or humiliation' took place at alleged hazing event
# Knights Of The Campanile
# Knights Of The Campanile

Trinity society says 'no bullying or humiliation' took place at alleged hazing event

Apr 2nd 2019, 2:36 PM 14,340 Views 11 Comments

The Knights of the Campanile are at the centre of a bugging controversy.

# bugging - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Toddler who drank from water bottle allegedly containing an earwig awarded €6,000 in damages
# Buggin
# Buggin

Toddler who drank from water bottle allegedly containing an earwig awarded €6,000 in damages

May 2nd 2018, 8:53 AM 26,898 Views 0 Comments

The award was made in the Circuit Civil Court for personal injuries.

# bugging - Monday 15 May, 2017

Sinn Féin calls for Justice Minister to answer questions about alleged political phone tapping
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Sinn Féin calls for Justice Minister to answer questions about alleged political phone tapping

May 15th 2017, 3:51 PM 8,801 Views 44 Comments

The Sunday Independent’s Niall O’Connor exclusively reported yesterday that a politician’s election activist had their phone bugged.

# bugging - Sunday 1 March, 2015

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Mar 1st 2015, 9:35 PM 22,645 Views 5 Comments

A tragedy in Cork, snow across the country and a big win for Ireland had everyone talking today.

# bugging - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

The controversial head of the Garda Ombudsman is resigning
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

The controversial head of the Garda Ombudsman is resigning

Jan 7th 2015, 6:13 PM 14,174 Views 35 Comments

Simon O’Brien is taking up a new post in the UK next month after a turbulent spell as GSOC chair.

# bugging - 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 17,580 Views 50 Comments

The new Bill gives greater powers to GSOC.

# bugging - Thursday 25 September, 2014

GSOC chairman says he won't be resigning
# Leak Report
# Leak Report

GSOC chairman says he won't be resigning

Sep 25th 2014, 9:40 AM 3,934 Views 9 Comments

The GSOC report was unable to confirm the source of the ‘bugging’ leak.

# bugging - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

GSOC unable to confirm source of 'bugging' leak
# None The Wiser
# None The Wiser

GSOC unable to confirm source of 'bugging' leak

Sep 24th 2014, 8:55 PM 5,025 Views 11 Comments

The findings of the investigative report, compiled by Mark Connaughton SC, were inconclusive.

# bugging - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Who leaked bugging information to newspaper? Nobody knows but GSOC has stopped trying to find out
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Who leaked bugging information to newspaper? Nobody knows but GSOC has stopped trying to find out

Sep 10th 2014, 11:23 PM 13,182 Views 56 Comments

The Sunday Times journalist declined an invitation to cooperate with the inquiry.

# bugging - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Verrimus "reassured" by judge's recommendations in GSOC 'bugging' report:
# Cooke Report
# Cooke Report

Verrimus "reassured" by judge's recommendations in GSOC 'bugging' report:

Jun 12th 2014, 8:51 PM 5,131 Views 13 Comments

The company said that it was never part of its remit to uncover the source of any possible surveillance threat.

# bugging - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Here's what Alan Shatter has to say about the GSOC 'bugging' report
# Cooke Report
# Cooke Report

Here's what Alan Shatter has to say about the GSOC 'bugging' report

Jun 11th 2014, 8:02 PM 6,959 Views 17 Comments

The former Minister for Justice said that retired Judge Cooke’s dealing with the matters in the report was in the public interest.

We'll have to "wait and see" who leaked GSOC 'bugging' information - Fitzgerald
# Who Said What
# Who Said What

We'll have to "wait and see" who leaked GSOC 'bugging' information - Fitzgerald

Jun 11th 2014, 11:22 AM 4,581 Views 20 Comments

The justice minister said that at least seven people had access to the information that was leaked to the media.

GSOC Chairman says "question marks still remain" over bugging claims
# Credible Threats
# Credible Threats

GSOC Chairman says "question marks still remain" over bugging claims

Jun 11th 2014, 10:44 AM 3,679 Views 37 Comments

“As you look back now, there is still an ‘outstanding anomaly’ in the words of the judge,” Simon O’Brien said this morning.

GSOC welcomes Cooke report, Gardaí say they're reviewing it
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

GSOC welcomes Cooke report, Gardaí say they're reviewing it

Jun 11th 2014, 7:26 AM 4,095 Views 13 Comments

An Garda Síochána acknowledged that their working relationship with GSOC needs to be more constructive.

# bugging - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Cooke Report: There is no evidence that GSOC was bugged by gardaí
# Cooke Report
# Cooke Report

Cooke Report: There is no evidence that GSOC was bugged by gardaí

Jun 10th 2014, 10:49 PM 10,669 Views 74 Comments

The government has published retired High Court Judge John Cooke’s report into the claims of surveillance at the Ombudsman’s office.

Fitzgerald has confidence in GSOC, says Cooke report is 'food for thought' for Shatter's critics
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Fitzgerald has confidence in GSOC, says Cooke report is 'food for thought' for Shatter's critics

Jun 10th 2014, 9:35 PM 5,900 Views 15 Comments

The Minister for Justice was speaking after the publication of the report into allegations that the offices of the Garda Ombudsman were bugged.

Cooke report into 'bugging' of GSOC headquarters to be published tonight
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Cooke report into 'bugging' of GSOC headquarters to be published tonight

Jun 10th 2014, 1:50 PM 5,448 Views 17 Comments

It is unknown when the report in to the bugging of GSOC headquarters will be published.

# bugging - Monday 9 June, 2014

GSOC bugging report expected to be discussed by Cabinet tomorrow
# Gardagate
# Gardagate

GSOC bugging report expected to be discussed by Cabinet tomorrow

Jun 9th 2014, 10:08 AM 3,495 Views 8 Comments

The Cooke report was commissioned in February following reports of “unlawful surveillance”.

# bugging - Friday 6 June, 2014

Taoiseach's office has GSOC bugging report but he hasn't seen it yet
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Taoiseach's office has GSOC bugging report but he hasn't seen it yet

Jun 6th 2014, 10:40 PM 7,904 Views 28 Comments

The Taoiseach is not likely to see the report until Monday as he is currently on a trade mission in California.

# bugging - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

The Gardaí ‘did not do enough’ to engage with whistleblowers: Enda Kenny
# Gardagate
# Gardagate

The Gardaí ‘did not do enough’ to engage with whistleblowers: Enda Kenny

Mar 26th 2014, 1:40 PM 8,092 Views 43 Comments

During leaders’ questions, Micheál Martin accused Kenny of ‘sacking’ Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan.

# bugging - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

# bugging - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Enda Kenny tells Fine Gael: 'For Ireland, our best days are up ahead'
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis

Enda Kenny tells Fine Gael: 'For Ireland, our best days are up ahead'

Mar 1st 2014, 8:30 PM 9,256 Views 77 Comments

Enda Kenny has quoted Einstein and Lincoln in a keynote speech to the Fine Gael Ard Fheis in Dublin tonight.

# bugging - Monday 24 February, 2014

Is the US spying on hundreds of leading Germans? 'No comment, but...'
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Is the US spying on hundreds of leading Germans? 'No comment, but...'

Feb 24th 2014, 5:55 PM 8,423 Views 27 Comments

… US spy agencies would continue to “gather information about the intentions of governments”.

# bugging - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Feb 20th 2014, 11:05 PM 20,224 Views 3 Comments

Everyone’s talking about why Alan Shatter sacked the confidential recipient, a car chase in Ranelagh and what happens next for Ukraine.

Explainer: Why is Alan Shatter under pressure – and will he survive?
# Shatter-gate
# Shatter-gate

Explainer: Why is Alan Shatter under pressure – and will he survive?

Feb 20th 2014, 11:00 PM 29,881 Views 88 Comments

TheJournal.ie explores the background to the current controversy surrounding the Justice Minister, the questions that remain and what’s likely to happen next.

'His situation is untenable': Eight TDs say Alan Shatter should go
# Shatter Out
# Shatter Out

'His situation is untenable': Eight TDs say Alan Shatter should go

Feb 20th 2014, 12:32 PM 13,855 Views 82 Comments

The call was made at a press conference in Dublin today.

Here's what Enda Kenny and 6 ministers said about security sweeps at their offices
# Bugged
# Bugged

Here's what Enda Kenny and 6 ministers said about security sweeps at their offices

Feb 20th 2014, 7:45 AM 8,171 Views 17 Comments

Some were more forthcoming than others…

# bugging - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Adams contacted by man claiming to be convicted drug dealer Kieran Boylan
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Adams contacted by man claiming to be convicted drug dealer Kieran Boylan

Feb 19th 2014, 9:52 PM 20,217 Views 63 Comments

The Sinn Féin president said the man took issue with comments he made in a radio interview linking bugging at the GSOC offices to the ombudsman’s inquiry into garda collusion with Boylan.

Shatter on GSOC: "My only interest is that we get at the truth"
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Shatter on GSOC: "My only interest is that we get at the truth"

Feb 19th 2014, 7:53 PM 14,514 Views 88 Comments

The Justice Minister is facing questions over the ongoing controversy surrounding the Garda Ombudsman.

'Like the fox designing the chicken coop': Opposition says Shatter has undermined the GSOC review
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

'Like the fox designing the chicken coop': Opposition says Shatter has undermined the GSOC review

Feb 19th 2014, 12:05 PM 5,409 Views 12 Comments

Sinn Féin have called for an independent review into the controversy.

# bugging - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Feb 18th 2014, 11:00 PM 17,337 Views 3 Comments

Everyone’s talking about top-ups, GSOC surveillance claims and an alleged sexual assault on a child.

Retired judge to review GSOC surveillance claims and report “within eight weeks”
# GSOC Bugging Claims
# GSOC Bugging Claims

Retired judge to review GSOC surveillance claims and report “within eight weeks”

Feb 18th 2014, 10:00 PM 14,300 Views 127 Comments

It comes as Sinn Féin prepares to table a motion calling for the establishment of an independent inquiry into claims that the Garda Ombudman’s headquarters was placed under surveillance.

Shatter: "No evidence at all" of surveillance of GSOC
# Controversy
# Controversy

Shatter: "No evidence at all" of surveillance of GSOC

Feb 18th 2014, 9:20 PM 7,967 Views 82 Comments

Shatter said that he has received more information on the accessing of the wifi at the GSOC offices.

'I would say to Charlie Flanagan to cop on': Mary Lou hits back at FG chairman over GSOC claims
# Compromised
# Compromised

'I would say to Charlie Flanagan to cop on': Mary Lou hits back at FG chairman over GSOC claims

Feb 18th 2014, 4:13 PM 12,716 Views 67 Comments

Claims from Charlie Flanagan that Sinn Féin has undermined the work of a committee chaired by one of its own TDs have drawn sharp criticism today.

GSOC hits back, but Paul Williams "stands over" coffee shop wi-fi story
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

GSOC hits back, but Paul Williams "stands over" coffee shop wi-fi story

Feb 18th 2014, 1:33 PM 18,107 Views 70 Comments

The article has been described by the company at the centre of the row as “wholly inaccurate”, but Williams says he stands over it.

Surveillance company says Paul Williams report on GSOC was "wholly inaccurate"
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Surveillance company says Paul Williams report on GSOC was "wholly inaccurate"

Feb 18th 2014, 10:35 AM 15,742 Views 105 Comments

Verrimus, which carried out the security sweep of GSOC, has dismissed suggestions made in the Irish Independent today about the source of the anomalies.

# bugging - Monday 17 February, 2014

Security specialists deny trying to sell bugging equipment to gardaí
# BUGGING
# BUGGING

Security specialists deny trying to sell bugging equipment to gardaí

Feb 17th 2014, 10:00 PM 14,730 Views 48 Comments

Reports today said that Verrimus had tried to sell the type of equipment found at GSOC offices to gardaí, but they say that can’t sell that type of equipment.

Human rights watchdog believes Shatter has been 'editorial with the truth'
# Spy Games
# Spy Games

Human rights watchdog believes Shatter has been 'editorial with the truth'

Feb 17th 2014, 8:46 AM 7,754 Views 49 Comments

The Irish Council of Civil Liberties says an inquiry is needed to “staunch the erosion of public trust”.

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