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#o'higgins commission

# ohiggins-commission - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'I was constantly being vilified': Alan Shatter speaks of 'years of upset and difficulty' since resignation
# Frenzy And Betrayal
# Frenzy And Betrayal

'I was constantly being vilified': Alan Shatter speaks of 'years of upset and difficulty' since resignation

May 30th 2019, 12:10 PM 16,279 Views 50 Comments

The former justice minister resigned over a garda whistleblower controversy in 2014.

# ohiggins-commission - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Supreme Court rejects appeal against Alan Shatter's successful challenge to Guerin report
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Supreme Court rejects appeal against Alan Shatter's successful challenge to Guerin report

Feb 26th 2019, 1:12 PM 16,302 Views 12 Comments

The Guerin report looked into the handling of Shatter of claims made by Maurice McCabe.

# ohiggins-commission - Sunday 1 July, 2018

'You really need to think about this': What happened in the Nóirín module at the Disclosures Tribunal
# O'higgins Commission
# O'higgins Commission

'You really need to think about this': What happened in the Nóirín module at the Disclosures Tribunal

Jul 1st 2018, 8:00 AM 12,581 Views 0 Comments

The scandal that almost brought down the government didn’t prove as explosive as expected.

# ohiggins-commission - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Decision to challenge McCabe credibility 'entirely justified', Tribunal hears
# Disclosures
# Disclosures

Decision to challenge McCabe credibility 'entirely justified', Tribunal hears

Mar 8th 2018, 9:30 PM 27,336 Views 0 Comments

The Disclosures Tribunal heard submissions about the O’Higgins Commission module today.

# ohiggins-commission - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Heroes and villains: Why nothing is clear-cut anymore at the Disclosures Tribunal
# Shades Of Grey
# Shades Of Grey

Heroes and villains: Why nothing is clear-cut anymore at the Disclosures Tribunal

Feb 4th 2018, 10:00 PM 16,466 Views 0 Comments

Mr Justice Peter Charleton has a tricky task ahead to untangle the web that was O’Sullivan’s strategy at the O’Higgins Commission.

# ohiggins-commission - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Tribunal hears of plan to 'go after' McCabe
# Disclosures
# Disclosures

Tribunal hears of plan to 'go after' McCabe

Feb 1st 2018, 8:00 PM 19,114 Views 0 Comments

The head of human resources with the force was testifying today.

# ohiggins-commission - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

'Did you not ask yourself what is going on?': Frances Fitzgerald faced with tough questions at Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'Did you not ask yourself what is going on?': Frances Fitzgerald faced with tough questions at Tribunal

Jan 31st 2018, 5:00 PM 21,020 Views 0 Comments

The former Tánaiste was giving evidence at the Tribunal this afternoon.

# ohiggins-commission - Thursday 25 January, 2018

O'Sullivan's barrister defends conduct as Tribunal hears Maurice McCabe called a 'paranoiac'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

O'Sullivan's barrister defends conduct as Tribunal hears Maurice McCabe called a 'paranoiac'

Jan 25th 2018, 6:56 PM 14,192 Views 0 Comments

Colm Smyth SC was cross-examined by Michael McDowell SC today, three years after they went head-to-head at the O’Higgins Commission.

# ohiggins-commission - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Nóirín O'Sullivan: 'It was not hypocritical' to challenge McCabe's motivation
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Nóirín O'Sullivan: 'It was not hypocritical' to challenge McCabe's motivation

Jan 23rd 2018, 4:48 PM 21,151 Views 0 Comments

The former garda commissioner continued to give evidence at the Disclosures Tribunal today.

# ohiggins-commission - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'My career is gone because of that': McCabe's reaction to his credibility being challenged by gardaí
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'My career is gone because of that': McCabe's reaction to his credibility being challenged by gardaí

Jan 18th 2018, 5:55 PM 28,919 Views 0 Comments

The Disclosures Tribunal heard today about the “enormous stress” on gardaí about whom McCabe gave allegations against.

# ohiggins-commission - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Maurice McCabe and Nóirín O'Sullivan: How counsel got it so wrong in 'despicable' email
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Maurice McCabe and Nóirín O'Sullivan: How counsel got it so wrong in 'despicable' email

Jan 9th 2018, 12:05 AM 28,973 Views 0 Comments

The Disclosures Tribunal delved deep into Bailieboro and the O’Higgins Commission yesterday.

# ohiggins-commission - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Frances Fitzgerald sends TDs email at centre of Maurice McCabe row
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Frances Fitzgerald sends TDs email at centre of Maurice McCabe row

Nov 21st 2017, 8:57 PM 37,366 Views 113 Comments

“How could the minister receive such an email and read it and forget that she read it?,” Paul Murphy asked.

Government insists it had no 'hand, act or part' in McCabe legal strategy as questions mount
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Government insists it had no 'hand, act or part' in McCabe legal strategy as questions mount

Nov 21st 2017, 3:07 PM 11,651 Views 113 Comments

The Taoiseach and Tánaiste have addressed the mounting controversy this afternoon.

'How in the name of God did this happen?': Government under fresh pressure over McCabe timeline
# Legal Strategy
# Legal Strategy

'How in the name of God did this happen?': Government under fresh pressure over McCabe timeline

Nov 21st 2017, 8:44 AM 27,304 Views 99 Comments

The government is under pressure to disclose what it knew about plans to discredit the whistleblower.

# ohiggins-commission - Monday 13 November, 2017

'What are they hiding from?': Pressure on government on what it knew about McCabe smear plans
# O'higgins Commission
# O'higgins Commission

'What are they hiding from?': Pressure on government on what it knew about McCabe smear plans

Nov 13th 2017, 7:08 PM 16,248 Views 30 Comments

The government has said that it is up to the Disclosures Tribunal to answer this question.

# ohiggins-commission - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Alan Shatter wants 'his good name vindicated' by Taoiseach after Court of Appeal decision
# Guerin Report
# Guerin Report

Alan Shatter wants 'his good name vindicated' by Taoiseach after Court of Appeal decision

Mar 2nd 2017, 4:32 PM 10,327 Views 46 Comments

A Court of Appeal ruled that the Guerin report reached “seriously damaging” conclusions.