Mr Justice Seamus Woulfe (right)told the review  he met someone in the hotel lobby and then went to dinner in a room with six tables and 45 diners. File photograph: Sam Boal/Rollingnews

Mr Justice Seamus Woulfe told the review of his attendance at the Golfgate dinner in Clifden in August that he had told Chief Justice of the Supreme C(...)

Mr Justice Woulfe’s vigilance as a newly-appointed judge was not yet fully honed into the judicial sphere when the August controversy erupted, report found.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe was not “sufficiently vigilant” about his position as a newly-appointed Supreme Court judge when he accepted an invitation to(...)

Susan Denham said in her report that if there had been an introductory programme for newly appointed judges and  guidelines in place at the time of the  dinner, they would have ‘greatly assisted’ Seamus Woulfe in deciding whether to attend. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

A code of judicial conduct and judicial ethical guidelines should be introduced “as a matter of urgency,” the former Chief Justice Susan Denham has re(...)

The report found that Mr Justice Woulfe could have attended the golfing event without attending the dinner, and that he should not have accepted the invitation to dinner. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Calling for the resignation of Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe from the Supreme Court because of his attendance at the Oireachtas Golf Society dinner in Clif(...)

Supreme Court judge Séamus Woulfe. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The Supreme Court said it met on Wednesday to consider the report of former chief justice Susan Denham into the attendance of Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe(...)

RTÉ has clarified remarks made by one of its senior radio officials, who said broadcaster Seán O’Rourke would never work for the station again, and left the door open to him possibly returning in the future. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

RTÉ has clarified remarks made by one of its senior radio officials, who said that broadcaster Seán O’Rourke would never work for the station again, (...)

Mr Justice Seamus Woulfe. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Supreme Court has asked former Chief Justice Susan Denham to review whether Mr Justice Seamus Woulfe should have attended the Oireachtas Golf Soci(...)

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