John Ferry

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Michael McDowell SC, for Sgt Maurice McCabe, said it would serve no useful purpose to refer issues of journalistic privilege to the High Court. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The chairman of the Charleton tribunal has said he will not go to the High Court to require journalists to answer questions where they claimed journal(...)

Sgt Maurice McCabe: says he has ‘faithfully reported to the tribunal’ what he was told by the civilian head of human resources at Garda Headquarters. Photograph: Collins

Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe is standing by his evidence to the Charleton tribunal in relation to a claim that former Garda commissioner Nói(...)

The Garda officer who conducted a criminal investigation into Dave Taylor is scheduled to give evidence to the Charleton tribunal this week. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The Garda officer who conducted a criminal investigation into Dave Taylor, the former head of the Garda Press Office, is scheduled to give evidence to(...)

A Co Dublin toddler who drank from a water bottle that allegedly contained an earwig, has been awarded almost €6,000 in damages by the Circuit Civil C(...)

Former Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan. Photograph: Alan Betson

The former Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan can continue to use the same legal team at the Charleton tribunal following her resignation from offic(...)

Mr Justice Peter Charleton said the “whole notion of conflicts of interest is something we perhaps take an exaggerated view of”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Lawyers for Garda whistleblowers have expressed “deep concern” that the same legal team is to represent Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan and forme(...)

A garda, who used his initiative to gain entry to a block of flats after seeing a partly open window, had committed ‘a significant trespass’ into a one-room studio where a man and his partner were asleep in bed, a judge has ruled. File Image: Getty.

A garda, who used his initiative to gain entry to a block of flats after seeing a partly open window, had committed “a significant trespass” into a on(...)