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#Jonathan Dowdall

# jonathan-dowdall - Monday 23 April, 2018

Former Sinn Féin councillor found guilty of waterboarding man has sentence reduced

Dowdall and his father had their sentences reduced at the Court of Appeal today.

# jonathan-dowdall - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor gets 12 year sentence for waterboard torture ordeal of man at his home

A video of the the torture was recovered by garda í at Jonathan Dowdall’s home.

# jonathan-dowdall - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Special Criminal Court accepts allegations former councillor claimed he was in IRA

Jonathan Dowdall falsely imprisoned and waterboarded a man who came to his house looking to buy a motorbike.

# jonathan-dowdall - Friday 28 April, 2017

Former Sinn Féin councillor 'waterboarded and threatened to chop up man' court hears

The two men had met after Jonathan Dowdall had advertised a motorbike for sale on

# jonathan-dowdall - Monday 27 March, 2017

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor pleads guilty to false imprisonment and threatening to kill a man

Jonathan Dowdall and his father will be sentenced on 28 April.

# jonathan-dowdall - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Bail refused for former Sinn Féin councillor charged with falsely imprisoning and threatening to kill man

Jonathan Dowdall stands accused of the offences together with his father stemming from incidents on the 15 January 2015.

# jonathan-dowdall - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Former Sinn Féin councillor and father charged with falsely imprisoning, assaulting and threatening to kill man

Each of the three charges against Jonathan Dowdall (39) and Patrick Dowdall (59) are alleged to have taken place in Dublin in January 2015.

# jonathan-dowdall - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor back in court over intent to falsely imprison a man

Jonathan Dowdall is also charged with possessing a firearm or imitation firearm.

# jonathan-dowdall - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor charged with possession of firearms and intent to falsely imprison

Jonathan Dowdall (37) and his father Patrick Dowdall (59) were arrested this evening by members of the Special Detective Unit.

# jonathan-dowdall - Friday 11 March, 2016

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor hits back after massive garda raid at home

Jonathan Dowdall has said that all four vehicles are on finance.

# jonathan-dowdall - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Mary Lou denies councillor was bullied out of Sinn Féin

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader has responded to claims by former councillor Jonathan Dowdall.

# jonathan-dowdall - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Sinn Féin insists it doesn't have a bullying problem

Party whip Aengus Ó Snodaigh was responding to more allegations of bullying in Sinn Féin.

# jonathan-dowdall - Friday 26 June, 2015

Christy Burke's bid for the Dáil just got a big boost

Jonathan Dowdall, a former close colleague of Mary Lou, is now helping the outgoing Lord Mayor of Dublin.

# jonathan-dowdall - Friday 13 February, 2015

The Sinn Féin councillor who resigned and then backtracked has now resigned again

Jonathan Dowdall has quit as a Dublin city councillor.

# jonathan-dowdall - Friday 17 October, 2014

Dublin councillor who said he was quitting Sinn Féin is now staying with the party

Jonathan Dowdall said that he’s “delighted” to be sticking with the party.

# jonathan-dowdall - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Councillor quits Sinn Féin over 'negative rumours from small elements'

Jonathan Dowdall had initially stepped down due to health reasons, but now says he will stay in his council seat.

# jonathan-dowdall - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Sinn Féin councillor resigns for health reasons

Jonathan Dowdall was elected in the local elections this summer. Mary Lou McDonald has thanked him for his hard work.

# jonathan-dowdall - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Another election poster is blocking a traffic light in Dublin

Not a good day for those erecting posters around the capital.