Ken O Leary

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 Maurice McCabe and his wife Lorraine at the Charleton Tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph:  Collins

News reports in 2016 based on leaks from the O’Higgins Commission appeared to be an attempt to “re-run” what had happened at the commission’s private (...)

Former minister for justice Frances Fitzgerald. Photograph: Eric Luke

The revelation at the Charleton tribunal earlier this week that the Garda legal team sought guidance from the Department of Justice about the strategy(...)

Former tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald was forced to resign amid questions about whether she knew about the aggressive strategy employed by Garda lawyers against Sgt McCabe. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Garda repeatedly consulted the Department of Justice about its legal strategy towards whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe, the Charleton tribunal has(...)

Minister for Justice   Charlie Flanagan:  Taoiseach says his department was largely responsible for Frances Fitzgerald’s resignation. Photograph: Eric Luke

The political temperature dropped like a stone in the aftermath of the resignation of Frances Fitzgerald on Tuesday, as the tension built up by the pr(...)

The Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald leaving Government Buildings on Friday evening. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald, her two special advisors, her private secretary and the Secretary General of the Department of Justice all received the e(...)