Mr Justice Peter Charleton. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Mr Justice Peter Charleton has said there are “clear and obvious dangers” of continuing to run tribunals the way they have been conducted in Ireland, (...)

The current module of the Charleton Tribunal began on January 8th last, has heard evidence over 21 days, and is likely to cost in excess of €1 million in legal fees. File photograph: Alan Betson

The Charleton Tribunal’s inquiries over the past two months came about “entirely” because of false leaks to the media about Sgt Maurice McCabe and had(...)

 Donna McTeague outside the Charleton  Tribunal at Dublin Castle, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Two senior Tusla officials have told the Charleton tribunal their professional integrity was attacked by allegations the agency was “leaned on” to inv(...)

 Sergeant Maurice McCabe at the Disclosures Tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph:  Collins

A social worker with Tusla who was asked to review a file on garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe had said she was given “a sanitised version”, the (...)

Judges claimed more than €780,000 in expenses in the first half of 2016, new Courts Service figures show. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Judges claimed more than €780,000 in expenses in the first half of 2016, new Courts Service figures show. The largest claim, for €24,500, was made by(...)