Mr Justice Peter Charleton. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

“After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one’s own relatives.” So reads the Oscar Wilde quote that opens a document instructing legal staff (...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan has told a Policing Authority hearing that the forthcoming tribunal of inquiry would ‘deal in facts, not sides’. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The tribunal of inquiry into the Garda whistleblower controversy will give the force a chance to air its account of events and end the frustration of (...)