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Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe has brought a legal challenge to guidelines concerning payment of legal costs and expenses for witnesses r(...)

Sgt Maurice McCabe arriving for the Public Account Committee meeting in Leinster House in January 2014.Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The name of Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe may have only become fixed in the public consciousness in recent months, but Official Ireland ha(...)

Sgt Maurice Mc Cabe: First made allegations of corruption in 2008

A Garda sergeant at the centre of two whistleblowing controversies first approached the authorities with his concerns in 2008, years earlier th(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Michéal Martin: Should be a comprehensive statement from Mr Shatter

A document referring to “very serious issues’’ within the Garda was passed to Minister for Justice Alan Shatter over tw(...)

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter who has faced calls from the Opposition to explain why he relieved the confidential recipient Oliver Connolly of his duties. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/TheIrish Times

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has rejected calls from the Opposition for Minister for Justice Alan Shatter to consider his position for allegedly fail(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has urged the Government to set up an independent commission  to inquire into  allegations that gardaí failed to properly investigate serious cases. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

Opposition parties will ramp up calls in the Dáil today for an inquiry into grave new allegations that gardaí failed to properly investigate mu(...)