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#Noirín O'Sullivan

# noirin-osullivan - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Decision to challenge McCabe credibility 'entirely justified', Tribunal hears

The Disclosures Tribunal heard submissions about the O’Higgins Commission module today.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

'It would be hard to invent a story like that': Maurice McCabe finishes evidence at Tribunal

The Tribunal heard differing accounts of a pivotal September 2016 meeting between McCabe and Superintendent David Taylor today.

'Horrific', 'destroyed me', 'bury him': An emotional Maurice McCabe gives his side of the story

Growing visibly upset at times, McCabe gave his account of the alleged smear campaign against him at the Tribunal yesterday.

# noirin-osullivan - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Tribunal to consider if any evidence of 'dark truth' that commissioner was 'going after' McCabe

Mr Justice Peter Charleton outlined 11 questions he will consider when preparing his latest report.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Law to be changed to allow over 55s apply for job of new Garda Commissioner CV

Law to be changed to allow over 55s apply for job of new Garda Commissioner

Former commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan retired from the position last September.

# noirin-osullivan - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Heroes and villains: Why nothing is clear-cut anymore at the Disclosures Tribunal

Mr Justice Peter Charleton has a tricky task ahead to untangle the web that was O’Sullivan’s strategy at the O’Higgins Commission.

# noirin-osullivan - Friday 2 February, 2018

Disclosures Tribunal: 'I have two people who seem to be telling me diametrically opposite things'

The Tribunal heard from a former chief superintendent and garda’s head of HR today.

# noirin-osullivan - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Tribunal hears of plan to 'go after' McCabe

The head of human resources with the force was testifying today.

# noirin-osullivan - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

'Did you not ask yourself what is going on?': Frances Fitzgerald faced with tough questions at Tribunal

The former Tánaiste was giving evidence at the Tribunal this afternoon.

# noirin-osullivan - Monday 29 January, 2018

It would 'not have been in public interest' if O'Sullivan stepped down after O'Higgins report

A former senior civil servant from the Department of Justice was among those giving evidence today.

# noirin-osullivan - Friday 26 January, 2018

O'Sullivan barrister who challenged McCabe says his 'conscience is clear'

Colm Smyth SC was cross-examined by Michael McDowell SC again today.

# noirin-osullivan - Thursday 25 January, 2018

O'Sullivan's barrister defends conduct as Tribunal hears Maurice McCabe called a 'paranoiac'

Colm Smyth SC was cross-examined by Michael McDowell SC today, three years after they went head-to-head at the O’Higgins Commission.

# noirin-osullivan - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

O'Sullivan's barrister was on 'red alert' and said McCabe was the 'accuser'

Colm Smyth began giving evidence today, as Nóirín O’Sullivan concluded her third day of evidence.

McDowell probes for cracks in Nóirín O'Sullivan's narrative but fails to land knockout blow

Nóirín O’Sullivan has been consistent and composed in the face of fierce questioning this week.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Nóirín O'Sullivan: 'It was not hypocritical' to challenge McCabe's motivation

The former garda commissioner continued to give evidence at the Disclosures Tribunal today.

Nóirín O'Sullivan says McCabe had no 'bad motives', but chose to challenge his motivation

O’Sullivan will face a second day of questions at the Disclosures Tribunal today.

# noirin-osullivan - Monday 22 January, 2018

Nóirín O'Sullivan says she faced 'an impossible dilemma' on her legal strategy against Maurice McCabe

O’Sullivan told the Tribunal today that she acted on legal advice to attack the motivation of Sergeant Maurice McCabe.

# noirin-osullivan - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Six questions Nóirín O'Sullivan will need to answer when she appears at the Disclosures Tribunal

Previous witnesses have set the scene. Now the Tribunal will hear answers from one of its main protagonists.

# noirin-osullivan - Friday 19 January, 2018

Tribunal hears it was 'reasonable and legitimate' to challenge Maurice McCabe's credibility

Counsel for Nóirín O’Sullivan said today that this was because McCabe had made serious accusations against senior officers.

# noirin-osullivan - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'My career is gone because of that': McCabe's reaction to his credibility being challenged by gardaí

The Disclosures Tribunal heard today about the “enormous stress” on gardaí about whom McCabe gave allegations against.

Why did Nóirín O'Sullivan suddenly flip from protecting whistleblowers to challenging their credibility?

The Disclosures Tribunal is getting closer to the truth, but is not there yet.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'You really need to think about this' - what Garda legal head says he should've said to Nóirín O'Sullivan

On 11 May 2015, garda policy was to defend whistleblowers. By 15 May, it was impugning Maurice McCabe at the O’Higgins Commission.

# noirin-osullivan - Monday 15 January, 2018

Gardaí alleged Maurice McCabe said he would 'bring this job to its knees'

The Tribunal heard from the gardaí’s head of legal affairs today.

# noirin-osullivan - Saturday 13 January, 2018

'We are going after him': Questions but few answers on explosive day at the Disclosures Tribunal

Emails between the Tánaiste and garda commissioner, and “political dynamite” were some of the highlights yesterday.

# noirin-osullivan - Friday 12 January, 2018

Tribunal told abuse allegation used at O'Higgins Commission to 'embarrass' Maurice McCabe

It’s day 42 of the Disclosures Tribunal.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Maurice McCabe and Nóirín O'Sullivan: How counsel got it so wrong in 'despicable' email

The Disclosures Tribunal delved deep into Bailieboro and the O’Higgins Commission yesterday.

# noirin-osullivan - Sunday 7 January, 2018

The Tribunal will look at the scandal that almost brought the government down this week

Nóirín O’Sullivan’s legal strategy to discredit McCabe at the O’Higgins Commission will be under the microscope.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Did Martin Callinan order a smear campaign on McCabe? And did Nóirín O'Sullivan know about it?

The Disclosures Tribunal will have some very notable witnesses this month.

# noirin-osullivan - Friday 29 December, 2017

Taoiseach fails to rule out Frances Fitzgerald as a presidential candidate

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says he wants Fitzgerald to return to high office soon.

# noirin-osullivan - Thursday 28 December, 2017

We should have a new Garda Commissioner by summer 2018

Nóirín O’Sullivan announced her retirement from the Gardaí in September following months of calls for her resignation.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

The new Garda Commissioner does not need policing experience and their pay could top €200k

A bump of the current €180,000 salary is expected to attract a top candidate.

# noirin-osullivan - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Frances Fitzgerald sends TDs email at centre of Maurice McCabe row

“How could the minister receive such an email and read it and forget that she read it?,” Paul Murphy asked.

# noirin-osullivan - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Acting Garda Commissioner Dónall Ó Cualáin won't apply for the job

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan announced she was retiring on Sunday.

# noirin-osullivan - Monday 11 September, 2017

Should the new garda commissioner be recruited from outside Ireland? Nearly half of people think so

A poll carried out for Claire Byrne Live said that 48% of us think the next Commissioner should come from outside the State.

Ireland's new Acting Garda Commissioner brought in to 'keep things steady'

Noírín O’Sullivan resigned as Garda Commissioner yesterday.

Minister says Nóirín O'Sullivan's pension will reflect her 'experience, expertise and rank'

The Policing Authority has thanked O’Sullivan for 36 years of service to the force.

'An unending cycle': These were the scandals the Garda Commissioner faced questions over

Over the past year members of the PAC and opposition parties have called for Nóirín O’Sullivan to step down.

# noirin-osullivan - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan has announced she is retiring

She is retiring after 36 years in the gardaí.

# noirin-osullivan - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Resolution of garda issues hangs on solving tensions between senior managers

The first recommendation in the Public Accounts Committee’s report on Templemore focused on strained relationships at the top of the organisation.

# noirin-osullivan - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

'The optics are bad': Criticism levelled at Garda Commissioner for taking five-week holiday

Labour and Sinn Féin described the timing of the break as ‘strange’.

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