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The president of the High Court has ruled only a redacted version of the first report of the inspectors investigating Independent News & Media can, at this stage, be disclosed to INM, the Central Bank, and others, including ex INM chairman Leslie Buckley

The president of the High Court has ruled that only a redacted version of the first report of the inspectors investigating Independent News & Medi(...)

The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (ODCE) is the only entity with a statutory entitlement to see the interim report. Photograph: iStock

The president of the High Court will rule later on whether the first interim report of the inspectors investigating Independent News & Media can, (...)

The corporate watchdog wants to find out why it appears data was removed from INM’s premises and subjected to a months-long “interrogation” on the instruction of the then INM chairman, Leslie Buckley,  above. Photograph: Alan Betson

The State’s corporate watchdog warned there were “very serious public interest issues” concerning the freedom of the press arising from a suspected ma(...)

Denis O’Brien: alleged influence he wielded over INM lies at the heart of the ODCE’s investigation. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Conversations on Dublin’s Talbot Street typically concern its bargain clothes and mobile phone shops. One day in May 2015, however, an unusual chat to(...)

Denis O’Brien: There is no doubt  that he genuinely sees himself as an embattled figure. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dearbhail McDonald, group business editor of Independent News and Media (INM), is one of the best journalists in Ireland and no shrinking violet. Last(...)

Denis O’Brien: took control of INM after a six-year battle with Sir Anthony O’Reilly, becoming the company’s largest shareholder with a 29.9 per cent stake. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The UK lawyer whose name was searched in a suspected data breach at Independent News & Media (INM) led the defence of a major legal action taken b(...)

Independent journalist Brendan O’Connor, who is also an RTÉ presenter.

The Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon has announced she is to conduct an investigation into an alleged major data breach at Independent News &a(...)