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#Alan Shatter

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

We still don’t know if Martin Callinan resigned, retired or was sacked… One Year On This post contains videos

We still don’t know if Martin Callinan resigned, retired or was sacked…

Analysis: The departure of the Garda Commissioner remains shrouded in controversy.

# alan-shatter - Friday 13 March, 2015

Alan Shatter made a surprise appearance with the Halawa sisters on the Late Late

Ireland may need to question the nature of its diplomatic relations with Egypt if there’s no progress in the campaign to free Ibrahim, Shatter said.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Even Alan Shatter has had a go at Leo Varadkar today

The opposition think Varadkar speaks like a health commentator, while Shatter is “confused” by his former cabinet colleague.

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

What is the Children and Family Relationships Bill and who will it affect?

Confused about what new legislation will mean for families? Read on.

# alan-shatter - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it time to hold another referendum on abortion?

Alan Shatter says it should be held on allowing terminations in cases of TFMR, rape and incest.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Alan Shatter says he’s running for re-election, but will Fine Gael let him?

The Dublin South TD said he intends to seek re-election next year.

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Alan Shatter wants a referendum on abortion … and divorce

The former justice minister thinks it’s time we change the Constitution – in a number of ways.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Alan Shatter is the problem that just won’t go away

Analysis: The government is struggling to move on from the scandals that engulfed the former justice minister.

Why was Alan Shatter given information about Garda investigation before other TDs? Letters Of Note This post contains videos

Why was Alan Shatter given information about Garda investigation before other TDs?

Yesterday the Department of the Taoiseach released a series of letters between it and the former justice minister’s lawyers.

Micheál Martin tells Enda: ‘You’ve put a price on people’s lives’

Soliris, which costs €400,000 per patient per year, is not available in Ireland.

Did drinks companies water down the new alcohol laws?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# alan-shatter - Friday 30 January, 2015

That big row which led to the Dáil walkout is getting bigger (and now Shatter’s involved)

Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett has defended his decision not have a debate on an inquiry into Garda malpractice last Wednesday.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Alan Shatter loses appeal against Mick Wallace data breach decision

The former minister was found to have broken the law when he made comments on RTÉ’s Prime Time about Wallace benefiting from garda discretion.

# alan-shatter - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Red Rock, Eddie Hobbs, and “Al” Shatter: The week in numbers

Plus: How many extra seconds will we be getting in June?

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 of the weirdest moments from Alan Shatter’s appearance on The Restaurant THE RESTAURANT

7 of the weirdest moments from Alan Shatter’s appearance on The Restaurant

The former Justice Minister, kicking it with some matzo balls.

He hasn’t gone away you know… Alan Shatter is on TV3′s The Restaurant tonight

The former justice minister will be back on our screens tonight.

# alan-shatter - Friday 2 January, 2015

Remember when Ming asked for an aircraft carrier? He’s told us why

It was all about Ireland’s neutrality, you see.

# alan-shatter - Friday 26 December, 2014

11 politicians and one (ex) garda commissioner who defined the political year

From Callinan to Kelly we look at the 12 individuals who shaped the political year that was.

# alan-shatter - Sunday 21 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Alan Shatter to cook trifle and mash on TV3 celeb restaurant show THE RESTAURANT

Alan Shatter to cook trifle and mash on TV3 celeb restaurant show

State Pathologist Marie Cassidy is taking part too!

# alan-shatter - Saturday 22 November, 2014

How should Ireland decide whether to send troops abroad?

Questions have been raised over the triple-lock system in the Dáil recently.

# alan-shatter - Friday 24 October, 2014

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

# alan-shatter - Saturday 27 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 7 most desperate expressions of boredom during Alan Shatter on the Late Late Show Shattered

“Shafted? No”: 10 things we learned from Alan Shatter’s Late Late Show interview

The TD and former Minister said that resigning wasn’t a pleasant experience.

# alan-shatter - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Alan Shatter will be on the Late Late tomorrow (let’s all cancel our Friday night plans) To Whom It Concerns This post contains a poll

Alan Shatter will be on the Late Late tomorrow (let’s all cancel our Friday night plans)

The various ‘Gardagate’ controversies of the first half of the year will most likely be the main focus of the interview.

State of the Nation: This McNulty scandal is really building up a head of steam…

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

GSOC unable to confirm source of ‘bugging’ leak

The findings of the investigative report, compiled by Mark Connaughton SC, were inconclusive.

# alan-shatter - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Remember when Alan Shatter appeared on the cover of Time?

If you lived in or around Dundrum in 2009 you may have received a copy…

# alan-shatter - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Minister: ‘GSOC should publish report, but members shouldn’t resign’

Frances Fitzgerald says she has confidence in the commissioners.

‘Better the devil you know’: Winners, losers – and one for you to decide – from the political week House Of Cards This post contains a poll

‘Better the devil you know’: Winners, losers – and one for you to decide – from the political week

Scotland said No, Gordon Brown re-emerged, as did Alan Shatter, and Micheál Martin tied himself in knots.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Alan Shatter wants the GSOC Commissioners to be sacked

Alan Shatter wants the GSOC Commissioners to be sacked

The former Justice Minister insists the positions of Simon O’Brien and his colleagues are no longer tenable.

Gardaí have been ‘incalculably’ damaged by delay in investigation of ‘garda misconduct’ GRA

Gardaí have been ‘incalculably’ damaged by delay in investigation of ‘garda misconduct’

The GRA’s General Secretary said that gardaí at the centre of the allegations need to have their say.

# alan-shatter - Monday 15 September, 2014

Referendum on establishing Family Court ‘not necessary’

The former Justice minister called for a referendum but department said one isn’t needed now.

# alan-shatter - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Retired judge says victims are being ‘further victimised’ by ‘guards investigating guards’

Gillian Hussey is a director of the National Crime Victims Helpline.

# alan-shatter - Friday 8 August, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

The government is backing the man who caused Alan Shatter to resign

The government will cover legal costs as the former justice minister seeks to quash some of the Guerin report’s findings.

# alan-shatter - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Here’s what happened when Mick Wallace and Ming complained about Alan Shatter

SIPO received complaints about the former justice minister from the two outspoken politicians.

# alan-shatter - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Did Alan Shatter really cheat death at Dublin Airport yesterday?

The former justice minister reportedly had a lucky escape yesterday…

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

It’s Wednesday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

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