Guerin Report

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Former minister for justice Alan Shatter resigned in 2014 over a report by Sean Guerin SC. This year the Court of Appeal  found the report made “seriously damaging” conclusions that breached Mr Shatter’s constitutional rights. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A whole series of reviews and investigations into Garda affairs have been ordered by the current Government and its predecessor. They include: A rep(...)

Alan  Shatter with Taoiseach Enda Kenny: Shatter said he used to have “ great respect for him”.  Photograph: Laura Hutton/

Former Fine Gael TD Alan Shatter has said his opinion of Enda Kenny has changed since he described the Taoiseach as “extraordinary” in his resignation(...)

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter wrote to Taoiseach Enda Kenny on Thursday asking that he correct the Dáil record over the Guerin report into Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe’s allegations. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Former minister for Justice Alan Shatter has accused Taoiseach Enda Kenny of mistakenly telling the Dáil Mr Shatter took responsibility for reacting i(...)

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald TD at Government Buidlings following the publication of the O’Higgins Commission Report. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Tánaiste and Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has said she has sympathy for her predecessor, Alan Shatter, and former Garda commissioner Martin(...)

Alan Shatter: has called for the O’Higgins report to be published immediately. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The O’Higgins report is the latest into controversies in the justice and policing areas over recent years. A previous report, carried out by Seán Gue(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny  outside the Department  of an Taoiseach on Wednesday  morning. Photograph: Dave Meehan

What are the principal implications of the interim report of the Fennelly Commission for the key players? TAOISEACH ENDA KENNY The interim (...)

Clockwise from top left: Martin Fraser, Enda Kenny, Brian Purcell, Martin Callinan, Alan Shatter and Máire Whelan.

Enda Kenny Mr Kenny has been a Fine Gael TD for Mayo since 1975 and Taoiseach since 2011. He has said he first became aware of the issue of the tapin(...)

Attending the Garda graduations in Templemore on Thursday were the Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald, meeting the graduates as Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan hands out their Garda id cards. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22

The training of police in Ireland has a long, unparalleled history which dates back to 1786. Despite this long past, the training provided has not bee(...)

The former Minister for Justice Alan Shatter felt he had no alternative but to resign his position as Minister following the Seán Guerin’s report, the High Court has heard. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter was left in an “untenable” position after publication of a report concerning his handling of complaints made (...)

Enda Kenny: he and his Ministers “will feel shame each time they have to look upon Alan Shatter’s wistful, martyred face”. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Commission of inquiry into the findings of the Guerin report?Bring it on!Alan Shatter must have been delighted when he heard the news.Wheel in that Hi(...)

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