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#shatter

# shatter - Sunday 7 February, 2016

'When you tell the truth in politics you get into trouble - but the truth helps me sleep at night' Shatter Resistant This post contains videos

'When you tell the truth in politics you get into trouble - but the truth helps me sleep at night'

Alan Shatter opens up on the controversies that forced him to resign, Leo Varadkar and whether he says ‘hello’ to Mick Wallace.

# shatter - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Alan Shatter has a lot to say about 'venomous' online abuse

“I think we have a problem here.”

# shatter - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Does Alan Shatter support Enda Kenny? He's not saying...

Kenny is to face a no-confidence motion.

# shatter - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

The Fennelly report, the migrant crisis and a €3.7 million AIB error had people talking…

# shatter - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Alan Shatter says €12 claim for passport photos is a 'totally false story'

The former justice minister is back in the news this week.

7 reasons why Alan Shatter is like no other politician

Shatter. Alan Shatter.

# shatter - Monday 4 May, 2015

Joan Burton says the No posters about surrogacy are 'sad and demeaning'

Ex-Justice Minister Alan Shatter said children are being used as weapons.

# 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.

# 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

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s what you need to know before you start your weekend.

# 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.

# 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.

# shatter - Friday 8 August, 2014

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.

# 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…

# shatter - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Here's why Alan Shatter's legal challenge could cause the government more problems

Analysis: He hasn’t gone away you know…

# shatter - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

How has Alan Shatter gone from Department of Justice to High Court? Guerin This post contains videos

How has Alan Shatter gone from Department of Justice to High Court?

We knew he was not on board with the Guerin Report findings. Now we know just how far he intends to go with it.

# shatter - Thursday 19 June, 2014

In full: Shatter's slams the barrister whose report led to his resignation as justice minister Shatter-ing This post contains videos

In full: Shatter's slams the barrister whose report led to his resignation as justice minister

The former justice minister has delivered a blistering criticism of the report carried out by barrister Seán Guerin.

# shatter - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

'I don't have the authority to sack anybody': Taoiseach asked what Purcell told Callinan

Kenny said there was nothing “mysterious” about the matter.

# shatter - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Alan Shatter: "I'm going nowhere"

“I am extraordinarily well,” the former justice minister said today.

Alan Shatter to reveal if he will accept €70k worth of severance payments

The former Minister for Justice could waive the payments.

# shatter - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# shatter - Monday 19 May, 2014

Eamon Gilmore: 'I think we’ve had a bad couple of months' Exclusive

The Tánaiste has told TheJournal.ie that the issues surrounding the gardaí have distracted the government from its agenda and explained why he’s bullish about Labour’s election prospects.

# shatter - Thursday 8 May, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good Morning. It’s Thursday and these are the nine stories you should know before 9 o’clock hits.

Today we'll find out who will replace Alan Shatter

The resignation of the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence was announced yesterday and Leo Varadkar and Frances Fitzgeralds are the frontrunners to take his place.

# shatter - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Varadkar and Fitzgerald the favourites - but Shatter's replacement won't be appointed until tomorrow

The government has now said that Alan Shatter’s successor will be appointed tomorrow morning.

Alan Shatter has resigned as Justice, Equality and Defence Minister

The Taoiseach made the announcement to the Dáil this afternoon.

Garda whistleblower: Shatter had become a liability

John Wilson said that while he took no pleasure in Alan Shatter’s demise, he felt it was the right outcome.

Eamon Gilmore out of the loop on Guerin Report

The report has led to the resignation of Alan Shatter, but Eamon Gilmore hadn’t seen it this afternoon.

'Dear Enda....' Here is Alan Shatter's resignation letter

Shatter told the Taoiseach he’s leaving to help avoid controversy for the Government.

# shatter - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Taoiseach and Tánaiste have confidence in Shatter despite Data Commissioner finding

Shatter can appeal the decision, but has not commented on the finding.

Shatter: Prime Time remarks were "a mistake"

Alan Shatter says that he may appeal the Data Protection Commissioner’s findings.

# shatter - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Taoiseach says three dozen allegations of garda wrongdoing have come across his desk

Enda Kenny said he has no idea if they are true or not.

# shatter - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

PIC: This is the anti-Semitic message sent to Alan Shatter's home

The photo was contained in a package sent to the Minister for Justice’s home in south Dublin this morning.

Shatter orders urgent investigation into the recording of prisoner phone calls

The minister has charged the the Inspector of Prisons to carry out the investigation.

Package with 'white powder and a swastika' sent to Alan Shatter's home

In the Dáil, the Taoiseach said the anti-Semitic material sent to Shatter’s home was “a new low”. Several members of the gardaí and the Defence Forces were on the scene in Ballinteer, south Dublin earlier today.

# shatter - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Official report: Justice Dept didn’t think Callinan’s taping revelations were that important

The fact that calls were taped in garda stations since the 1980s wasn’t widely discussed by officials after the letter arrived “and certainly not in any red flag manner”.

# shatter - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Public Accounts Committee could investigate €500,000 Garda recording tenders

Over €500,000 was spent outfitting 21 Garda stations.

# shatter - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Here's what whistleblower John Wilson thinks of Alan Shatter's apology

He says he’s glad the Minister corrected the record of the Dáil — and he’s calling for his former colleague Maurice McCabe to be allowed access to PULSE again.

WATCH LIVE: Will Alan Shatter apologise to the garda whistleblowers?

The Minister for Justice is explaining the shocking developments of the last 24 hours to TDs.

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