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# Ticketing scandal

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Rio 2016 lawyer thinks Irish inquiry emails 'may have been marked as spam'
The Brazilian lawyer representing the local committee said that he was unaware that an Irish inquiry was trying to get in touch with him.
Pat Hickey and other key figures criticised for not cooperating with Rio ticketing probe
The 226-page report into the ticketing scandal has been published online this afternoon.
OCI postpones Rio ticket probe after threat of court injunction from Pat Hickey's lawyers
The Executive Committee has taken the decision after the threat of a High Court injunction from Pat Hickey’s legal team.
OCI to take one month to review how it's governed in wake of ticket scandal
Deloitte has been put in charge of the task.
OCI has appointed a security firm to secure, copy and seal all its data for the Government's inquiry
Today the Government announced that the inquiry, chaired by Justice Carroll Moran, will examine ticket sales for the London (2012) and Sochi (2014) Games, as well as Rio 2016.
Pat Hickey has been transferred to Bangu Prison in Rio de Janeiro
The Olympic Council of Ireland has said it will ‘co-operate fully’ with a State inquiry into the ongoing ticket-touting scandal.
Ticketing scandal: THG and Pro10 back calls for independent probe
Meanwhile, Pat Hickey has been denied bail in Rio.
OCI wouldn't be first to try and put me back in my box, says Ross
Pat Hickey has stood down from his role as OCI chief temporarily in the wake of his arrest in Rio.
Pat Hickey was advised to put Shane Ross "back in his box"
Minister Ross said last week that he was “not happy” about what had transpired and wanted answers.