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Wednesday 7 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

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# Veronica Guerin
Brother of Veronica Guerin: Gemma O'Doherty's comments on her murder were 'disgusting'
Speaking to, O’Doherty said she believed the State was involved in the killing.
# shatter resistant
'When you tell the truth in politics you get into trouble - but the truth helps me sleep at night'
Alan Shatter opens up on the controversies that forced him to resign, Leo Varadkar and whether he says ‘hello’ to Mick Wallace.
# residents protest
Christmas Kingdom moved out of Malahide after residents protest at meeting
The event had been expected to run until early January.
# Veronica Guerin
Controversial Newlands Cross flyover may go to public consultation
Sinn Féin Councillor Jonathan Graham said last week that the process should take place before naming the structure.
# Analysis
Alan Shatter is the problem that just won't go away
Analysis: The government is struggling to move on from the scandals that engulfed the former justice minister.
# letters of note
Why was Alan Shatter given information about Garda investigation before other TDs?
Yesterday the Department of the Taoiseach released a series of letters between it and the former justice minister’s lawyers.
# Dáil over
That big row which led to the Dáil walkout is getting bigger (and now Shatter's involved)
Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett has defended his decision not have a debate on an inquiry into Garda malpractice last Wednesday.
# under the spotlight
Dysfunctional garda district at the heart of Guerin Report to face detailed probe
The terms of reference for the investigation have been published.
# Guerin Report
'Is someone afraid of the truth? Because frontline gardaí aren't'
The terms of reference for an enquiry into allegations of Garda malpractice in Cavan will be published today.
The government is backing the man who caused Alan Shatter to resign
The government will cover legal costs as the former justice minister seeks to quash some of the Guerin report’s findings.
# guerin
How has Alan Shatter gone from Department of Justice to High Court?
We knew he was not on board with the Guerin Report findings. Now we know just how far he intends to go with it.
# closed and secretive
Secrecy has become part of Justice Dept's DNA, damning report concludes
The report, initiated in the wake of the Guerin findings, found there was a “closed, secretive” culture in the Department.
# Still Angry
Alan Shatter wants a human rights commission to examine how the Guerin Report was put together
It’s not all new ministers today, an ex-minister refuses to be forgotten.
# Charity
Alan Shatter will donate severance payments to Jack & Jill Foundation
The former Minister for Justice was entitled to these recently abolished payments.
# Brian Purcell
Justice Committee to Secretary General: We will ask you about Guerin Report
Brian Purcell will appear before the Oireachtas Justice Committee the week after next.
# And Justice For All
Garda inspectors and sergeants aren't impressed with the new Justice Minister
John Redmond of the AGSI says that GSOC should not be allowed be the confidential recipient to Garda whistleblowers.
# Guerin Report
Taoiseach and Justice Minister apologise to Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe
The Taoiseach said that he was sorry that matters raised by McCabe weren’t dealt with sooner, words echoed by Frances Fitzgerald a short time later.
# Guerin Report
Government agrees to independent review of the Department of Justice
The Justice Minister says the department will be part of “root and branch” reform in Ireland.
# Wait and See
Frances Fitzgerald still can't say if she has confidence in her most senior civil servant
The Justice Minister will await the outcome of an independent review into her new department before deciding on Brian Purcell who today said he will answer questions about the findings of the Guerin report before TDs and Senators.
# news wrap
Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know
Catch up as you refuel.
# Recovery
Pat Rabbitte thinks that government needs "to get a grip"
He added that tax cuts need to be on table in coming months.
# Guerin Report
'The Department of Justice is not fit for purpose' - Varadkar
The Transport Minister says that he was “shocked” by the Guerin Report.
# Guerin Report
Maurice McCabe has access to PULSE system restored
The decision follows 18 months in which McCabe had no access to the system.
# Guerin Report
GSOC and the Guerin Report: where the Ombudsman is mentioned
Where did GSOC fall down, and what is their response?
# Guerin Report
Bailieboro: a case study of a dysfunctional Garda district
The Guerin Report takes aim at one district in particular. Here’s why.
# Guerin Report
A young female Garda was sexually harassed at Bailieboro - but a Superintendent 'refused' to deal with it
The Guerin Report found that Gardaí had taken “all appropriate steps” to deal with the case.
# Guerin Report
Sgt McCabe still not allowed access to PULSE - but it's under review
Maurice McCabe still does not have access to the garda PULSE system and has said he is the subject of ongoing harassment.
# Guerin Report
Gardaí 'committed to a sea change in its culture' says Commissioner
Noirín O’Sullivan says that she will look to implement the changes recommended by the Guerin Report.
# Guerin Report
'I don't want this to happen to anyone else ever again'
The handling of the case of Mary Lynch, who was viciously assaulted by a taxi passenger in 2007, was looked at in the report published today.