Former Olympic Committee of Ireland (OCI) president  Pat Hickey arrives at a residential building after leaving the Bangu Jails Complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 30th, 2016. Photograph: Ricardo Moraes/Reuters

Former Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey left prison on Tuesday morning local time, a day after a Brazilian appeal court judge ordered h(...)

 Dermot Sherlock is followed by Sonia O’Sullivan as they arrive arrive at the offices of law firm Arthur Cox in Dublin, where the OCI held a meeting to discuss the ticket-touting scandal. Photograph: Laura Hutton/The Irish Times

The arrest of Pat Hickey in front of television cameras in Brazil was “a total and absolute disgrace” that would not have happened in Ireland, the hon(...)