In his report, Mr Justice Peter Charleton will rule on evidence that has been heard as to whether then Garda commissioner Martin Callinan smeared Sgt Maurice McCabe. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A number of serious allegations against former Garda commisssioner Nóirín O’Sullivan and others have been strongly challenged by the evidence heard ov(...)

Former Garda commissioner of the Garda Siochana Martin Callinan at the Disclosures Tribunal in Dublin Castle in May. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The sworn evidence given to the Charleton Tribunal by the former Garda commissioner Martin Callinan is “not credible”, a lawyer acting for Fianna Fáil(...)

Asked if he was saying former Sunday Independent editor Anne Harris was confused or  lying, Irish Independent editor Fionnán Sheahan said: “I don’t know. You’ll have to ask her that.”

Irish Independent editor Fionnán Sheahan has said the former editor of the Sunday Independent, Anne Harris, was motivated by bitterness when making c(...)

Debbie McCann, crime correspondent with the Irish Mail on Sunday, arriving at Dublin Castle for  the Charleton tribunal. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins.

The chairman of the Charleton Tribunal has said an “awful lot” of witnesses who have given evidence “have not been telling me the truth”. Mr Justice(...)

Colum Kenny arriving at the Disclosures Tribunal in Dublin Castle, Dublin, on Friday. “It didn’t have to end up here with 50 lawyers in a hall. It could have been nipped in the bud,” he said. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins

Journalist and academic Colum Kenny has told the Disclosures Tribunal that journalistic sources should not be protected in every instance. The tribun(...)

Sgt Maurice McCabe with his wife, Lorraine at the Charleton tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times.

A journalist has told the Charleton Tribunal she was told by a colleague that the former Garda commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan was the source for her b(...)

Former Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan at the Charleton  Tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins.

The chairman of the Charleton Tribunal has criticised Garda whistleblower Supt Dave Taylor’s withdrawal of almost all the allegations he made against (...)

Supt Dave Taylor (left) arriving at the Charleton Tribunal  at Dublin Castle. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

The former head of the Garda Press Office has denied telling Wexford TD Mick Wallace that when former Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan shifts in h(...)

“Smear campaign”: Sgt Maurice McCaber leaves the Disclosures Tribunal on Monday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Five of the 11 journalists whom the former head of the Garda press office said he spoke to as part of a campaign to smear the whistleblower Sgt Mauric(...)

 The tribunal was told  of “derogatory remarks” about former Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan contained in the text messages of Supt David Taylor. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Text messages from the phone of the former head of the Garda Press Office, Supt David Taylor, indicate he felt “contempt” for the former commissioner (...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • Next
  • Last »