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# Sean FitzPatrick

This year
# Legend
All Blacks World Cup winner Coles set to retire
He will hang up his boots after 17 years of professional rugby for Wellington, the Hurricanes and New Zealand.
Last year
# Court
Closing speeches in €27 million theft trial of former solicitor Michael Lynn begin today
The jury was told Mr Lynn tried to divert blame onto the courts, the prosecution, Michael Fingleton, the late Sean Fitzpatrick, the Brazilian and Irish authorities
All time
# Funeral
Sean FitzPatrick remembered by family as a ‘giant of a man’
The former chief executive and chairman of Anglo Irish Bank died at the age of 73 last Monday after a short illness.
# Sean FitzPatrick
Anglo's collapse has had an outsized impact on Irish life and so will Seán FitzPatrick's legacy
The former chairman of the collapsed bank never felt he had anything to apologise for.
# Sean FitzPatrick
Former Anglo Irish Bank CEO and chairman Seán FitzPatrick has died aged 73
The news was confirmed by a family spokesperson this afternoon.
# Anglo
Former Anglo chair Sean Fitzpatrick fined €25k and expelled from Chartered Accountants Ireland
A disciplinary tribunal heard that the former Anglo Irish Bank chair had committed “misconduct of a serious nature”.
# Ian Drennan
'Wheels came off': Head of State corporate watchdog says lessons learned after failures in Anglo trial
Ian Drennan was addressing the Oireachtas Business committee this evening.
# Anglo Irish Bank
Watchdog staff 'lacked expertise' to interview witnesses in 'complex' Seán FitzPatrick trial
A report said that shredding documents were among the shortcomings made in the ODCE investigation.
# Planning ahead
'The major threat to the All Blacks will come from the Northern Hemisphere in 2019'
Sean Fitzpatrick believes Ireland or England will challenge Steve Hansen’s side next year.
# Sean FitzPatrick
Harris admits government can't express confidence in State's corporate watchdog
Sinn Fein said the government’s handling of white-collar crime was like a Monty Python sketch.
# Collapse
The DPP wants to see corporate watchdog's transcripts of Sean Fitzpatrick trial
The ODCE has come in for criticism after the collapse of the trial.
# odce
Report ordered into what went wrong in the Sean FitzPatrick investigation
“We owe it to those who suffered to never, ever allow this to happen again,” jobs minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor said.
# Free Man
'You're now free to go': A triumphant Seán Fitzpatrick thanked the judge as he left court today
Asked if he would be celebrating tonight FitzPatrick told the press pack: “That was last night”.
# Anglo Trial
Calls for heads to roll in State watchdog after acquittal of Seán FitzPatrick
The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement led the investigation.
# contaminated evidence
State watchdog 'fully accepts' it coached witnesses in FitzPatrick trial
But the state corporate watchdog says that its practices have since changed.
# Day 126
'It's a wonderful day': Sean FitzPatrick gives his reaction outside of court
Fitzpatrick’s trial had been the longest-running criminal trial in the history of the State.
# Day 126
Ex-Anglo chair Sean FitzPatrick acquitted of all charges on day 126 of trial
The ex-Anglo chairman’s trial had become the longest in the history of the Irish state.
# Record Breaker
Former Anglo chairman's trial is now the longest-running criminal case in Irish history
It entered its 90th day today.
# pleading the fifth
Gardaí have never investigated a State official shredding Seán FitzPatrick documents
The former Anglo Irish Bank chairman is accused of misleading auditors about multimillion euro loans from the years 2002 to 2007.
# Dublin Criminal Court
Sean FitzPatrick trial told investigators used 'unlawful' practices when taking witness statements
The jury was shown versions of the document with new sections inserted, other sections crossed out or deleted.
# Anglo Irish Bank
Investigator in Sean FitzPatrick trial shredded documents in 'calamitous error'
“I made a dreadful mistake which thereafter I acknowledged and admitted,” he told the court.
# here till february
Jurors at Sean FitzPatrick trial told they'll be needed until well into next year
The trial, which has been running since September, has yet to pass the hearing of allegations stage.
# Anglo Irish Bank
Jury in Sean FitzPatrick trial returns to court today to hear evidence
Sean FitzPatrick has pleaded not guilty to 27 offences under the 1990 Companies Act.
# friendly foes
'There's a special bond between the two countries. The All Blacks always respect Ireland'
Ahead of back-to-back November Tests, former New Zealand captain Sean Fitzpatrick talks about his Irish roots.
# two weeks off
For God's sake don't mention it on Facebook, judge tells Sean FitzPatrick jury
Judge John Aylmer said members must not seek out information on the case through social media.
# Anglo Irish Bank
Problems with choosing impartial jury continue in the trial of Sean FitzPatrick
Sean FitzPatrick is facing charges of misleading the bank’s auditors about millions of euro in loans.
# Courts
Enlarged jury of eight women and seven men sworn in for Sean FitzPatrick trial
The trial is expected to run for three months.
# Sean FitzPatrick
Ex-Anglo chairman succeeds in bid to get new trial judge
Sean Fitzpatrick made an application to the High Court to have another judge take the trial.
# Courts
Sean FitzPatrick wants a different judge to hear his trial
There was no need for Judge McCartan to hear the case, counsel said.
# News Fix
Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday
Everyone’s talking about a tragedy in Limerick, Right2Water and Seán FitzPatrick.
# rain check
Seven more months: Seán FitzPatrick has succeeded in getting his trial pushed back
He had been due to go on trial for 27 offences in October. It’ll now happen in May.
# Cascade of Sludge
Judge: Seán FitzPatrick has been the subject of 'huge criticism, ridicule and odium since 2008'
Judge Nolan said the former banker had been the subject of “huge criticism, ridicule and odium since 2008″.
# Guilty
Anglo officials jailed for trying to hide accounts connected to Sean FitzPatrick
The three were found guilty on all charges.
# Trial
Anglo verdict was delayed over anonymous claim about jury foreman
The three accused had pleaded not guilty to conspiring to conceal or alter accounts.
# Conspiracy Theories
Brian Cowen played golf with Seán FitzPatrick but they never discussed Anglo
The former Taoiseach also said he underestimated the impact of the IMF coming to town.
# Courts
Sean Fitzpatrick told employee not to submit accounts to Revenue, Anglo Irish trial is told
Three Anglo officials are in court, accused of hiding accounts connected to Mr FitzPatrick.
# Avoiding DIRT
Anglo officials in court accused of hiding records linked to Sean FitzPatrick
The three are charged with hiding accounted linked with Seán Fitzpatrick.
# Bankers
Seán FitzPatrick and David Drumm have been asked to come before banking inquiry next month
While the banking inquiry has powers to compel witnesses, that power does not extend beyond this jurisdiction.
# Not happening
Sean FitzPatrick trial: jury discharged as judge sets a new trial date
The jury has been discharged in the trial of the former Anglo boss after seven weeks of legal argument.