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#brian stack

# brian-stack - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Garda Commissioner apologises over handling of Brian Stack murder investigation

The family of murdered Brian Stack met with Drew Harris at Garda HQ this morning.

# brian-stack - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Senator who retweeted post calling IRA victim 'sadist' returns to SF after three-month ban

Senator Máire Devine issued an apology to the family of Brian Stack in the Seanad following the incident.

# brian-stack - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Sinn Féin senator who retweeted post calling IRA victim a 'sadist' makes 'sincere apology' in Seanad

Máire Devine has been suspended from Sinn Féin over her tweets about the late Brian Stack.

# brian-stack - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

McDonald: Sinn Féin Senator's suspension for 'unacceptable' retweet is a 'severe' punishment

Senator Máire Devine has been suspended for three months.

# brian-stack - Monday 19 March, 2018

Mary Lou says senator who retweeted post calling IRA victim a 'sadist' made 'catastrophic error'

Máire Devine has been suspended from Sinn Féin for three months.

# brian-stack - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Family of prison officer shot dead by IRA says gardaí didn't act on 'significant information'

Brian Stack’s family want the Taoiseach to “demand answers” from gardaí.

# brian-stack - Sunday 2 July, 2017

From The42 Roscommon name team a full week before Connacht final Early Bird

Roscommon name team a full week before Connacht final

Cathal Compton replaces Donie Smith, while has recovered David Murray from illness.

# brian-stack - Thursday 23 March, 2017

FG TD feels 'vindicated' after ruling says he didn't defame Sinn Féin TDs in Dáil Alan Farrell This post contains videos

FG TD feels 'vindicated' after ruling says he didn't defame Sinn Féin TDs in Dáil

The Committee on Procedure ruled that Alan Farrell didn’t breach Dáil privilege.

# brian-stack - Friday 13 January, 2017

'My father was a loving, caring and wise man' - Stack family meets the Taoiseach

The family want to see Gerry Adams questioned by gardaí.

# brian-stack - Monday 19 December, 2016

'I don't think he is immortal': Gerry's leadership remains unfazed after recent scandals

There were mutterings that Adams might have met his threshold of controversies, but he remains to see another day.

# brian-stack - Thursday 15 December, 2016

'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row

Dessie Ellis said he’s passed on the threatening letters to the gardaí.

# brian-stack - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Taoiseach takes back Dáil statement that Gerry Adams drove blacked-out van

Instead, Kenny says that Adams drove Austin and Oliver Stack to the blacked-out van.

# brian-stack - Monday 12 December, 2016

Bertie 'understands' why Adams won't name IRA commander in Stack murder

Adams has repeatedly refused to name the man.

# brian-stack - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Adams says Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are using Brian Stack's murder to 'get at him'

He added that he would not cooperate with future requests for Troubles information.

# brian-stack - Friday 9 December, 2016

Austin Stack believes he knows the identity of the former IRA commander he met over father's murder

Austin has been involved in a long campaign to try get justice for what happened to his father.

# brian-stack - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Enda Kenny and Gerry Adams face off over blacked-out van driver

The Taoiseach called on the Sinn Féin leader to give more information to gardaí.

Son of Brian Stack confronts Gerry Adams over murder of his father

Austin Stack turned up at a Sinn Féin press conference in Dublin today.

Fine Gael TD insists he is not linking Sinn Féin deputies to Brian Stack murder

Alan Farrell said he was merely calling on Sinn Féin deputies to make a statement.

# brian-stack - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

'I was actually in jail' - Mayhem in Dáil as FG TD links SF deputies to Brian Stack murder

Alan Farrell says that Dessie Ellis and Martin Ferris should make a statement on the matter.

Explainer: The conflicting words between Gerry Adams and the son of a murdered prison officer

Adams says he will make a statement to the Dáil on the matter.

# brian-stack - Monday 22 February, 2016

Gerry Adams says he asked a Sinn Féin member about Brian Stack's murder

But another member is “unavailable to him”.

# brian-stack - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Gerry Adams: I've been given the names of Brian Stack's alleged killers

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking at a press conference in Dublin this afternoon.

# brian-stack - Friday 9 August, 2013

Shatter: IRA needs to cooperate with Garda investigation into prison officer killing

Gerry Adams confirmed earlier today that the IRA was responsible for the shooting dead of Brian Stack thirty years ago.

Adams: IRA was responsible for Portlaoise prison officer's death IRA

Adams: IRA was responsible for Portlaoise prison officer's death

The Stack family said the confirmation has brought an element of closure to them but they are seeking an update from gardaí on the current investigation.

# brian-stack - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Adams to meet family of prison officer shot dead in Dublin IRA

Adams to meet family of prison officer shot dead in Dublin

Brian Stack, who was the chief prison officer in Portlaoise prison, died of his injuries eighteen months after being shot as he left a boxing match.