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# charleton - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Harrison bids for Tribunal findings to be quashed over Judge Charleton's alleged prior involvement with witness
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Harrison bids for Tribunal findings to be quashed over Judge Charleton's alleged prior involvement with witness

May 29th 2019, 8:39 AM 11,917 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers for the State have argued Harrison’s proceedings are fundamentally misconceived.

# charleton - Friday 12 October, 2018

Peter Charleton wasn't overly enamoured by the press - here's what he had to say about journalists
# Off The Record
# Off The Record

Peter Charleton wasn't overly enamoured by the press - here's what he had to say about journalists

Oct 12th 2018, 6:15 AM 16,386 Views 15 Comments

Journalistic privilege was cited by many – not by all – but by most.

# charleton - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Disclosures Tribunal accepts no one in Garda HQ influenced Paul Reynolds' broadcasts
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Disclosures Tribunal accepts no one in Garda HQ influenced Paul Reynolds' broadcasts

Oct 11th 2018, 1:37 PM 6,392 Views 6 Comments

Justice Peter Charleton said RTÉ journalist Paul Reynolds “gave honest evidence” to the Disclosures Tribunal.

# charleton - Sunday 1 July, 2018

He said, he said: The 'blackening' of Maurice McCabe? Or the smear campaign that never existed?
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

He said, he said: The 'blackening' of Maurice McCabe? Or the smear campaign that never existed?

Jul 1st 2018, 9:00 PM 21,705 Views 0 Comments

It was the final, and most crucial, module at the Disclosures Tribunal. Here’s what happened.

# charleton - Friday 29 June, 2018

Evidence of four witnesses should be disregarded, Disclosures Tribunal told
# Charleton
# Charleton

Evidence of four witnesses should be disregarded, Disclosures Tribunal told

Jun 29th 2018, 3:52 PM 14,203 Views 0 Comments

The comment was made by a barrister for An Garda Síochána.

# charleton - Friday 15 June, 2018

RTÉ's Paul Reynolds described as being 'a character from The Naked Gun' at Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

RTÉ's Paul Reynolds described as being 'a character from The Naked Gun' at Disclosures Tribunal

Jun 15th 2018, 3:09 PM 26,450 Views 0 Comments

“Am I Frank Drebin? Who is Frank Drebin?” Mr Reynolds asked.

# charleton - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

'Not conceivable' that journalists were negatively briefed about Maurice McCabe says Tribunal chair
# Day 92
# Day 92

'Not conceivable' that journalists were negatively briefed about Maurice McCabe says Tribunal chair

Jun 12th 2018, 4:11 PM 18,076 Views 0 Comments

The tribunal heard evidence from two Irish Examiner journalists who both claimed privilege.

# charleton - Monday 11 June, 2018

Journalist on Miss D interview: 'It wouldn't have been material that would be published in the Sunday Times'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Journalist on Miss D interview: 'It wouldn't have been material that would be published in the Sunday Times'

Updated Jun 11th 2018, 7:10 PM 19,934 Views 0 Comments

John Mooney told the tribunal at Dublin Castle that he was never briefed negatively about Sergeant Maurice McCabe.

# charleton - Thursday 10 May, 2018

No evidence on Taylor's phones that he was ordered to smear McCabe, Tribunal hears
# Garda Press Office
# Garda Press Office

No evidence on Taylor's phones that he was ordered to smear McCabe, Tribunal hears

May 10th 2018, 5:03 PM 7,637 Views 0 Comments

Twelve out of fifteen senior Gardaí’s phones could not be found to be handed into the Disclosures Tribunal.

# charleton - Sunday 11 March, 2018

'The beginning of the end': After McCabe, Tribunal now poised to enter most crucial weeks
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'The beginning of the end': After McCabe, Tribunal now poised to enter most crucial weeks

Mar 11th 2018, 1:00 PM 13,203 Views 0 Comments

Maurice McCabe spoke this week. Here’s what he had to say.

# charleton - Sunday 4 March, 2018

We'll finally get to hear from Maurice McCabe at the Tribunal tomorrow - but what will he be asked?
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

We'll finally get to hear from Maurice McCabe at the Tribunal tomorrow - but what will he be asked?

Mar 4th 2018, 10:00 PM 13,095 Views 0 Comments

After over 50 days of evidence from others, the Disclosures Tribunal will finally hear from Maurice McCabe.

# charleton - Friday 26 January, 2018

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

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

Jan 26th 2018, 6:34 PM 18,728 Views 0 Comments

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

# charleton - Monday 15 January, 2018

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

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

Jan 15th 2018, 6:05 PM 31,632 Views 0 Comments

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

# charleton - Friday 1 December, 2017

Keith Harrison continues High Court case against the State despite tribunal dismissing all his allegations
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Keith Harrison continues High Court case against the State despite tribunal dismissing all his allegations

Dec 1st 2017, 4:37 PM 18,000 Views 21 Comments

Justice Charleton yesterday said all Harrison’s claims were “entirely without validity”.

# charleton - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Absence of records on McCabe file could have been a cover-up, says social worker
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Absence of records on McCabe file could have been a cover-up, says social worker

Oct 25th 2017, 4:08 PM 10,824 Views 0 Comments

Lisa O’Loghlen said any cover-up may have been Tusla covering its own mistakes.

# charleton - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Tribunal chairman asks for new statements from four senior gardaí
# Keith Harrison
# Keith Harrison

Tribunal chairman asks for new statements from four senior gardaí

Oct 4th 2017, 7:20 PM 17,306 Views 0 Comments

Peter Charleton said the statements should be handed in by 10am tomorrow.

# charleton - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Keith Harrison: 'I may have been mistaken' about claim gardaí told Tusla to visit home
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Keith Harrison: 'I may have been mistaken' about claim gardaí told Tusla to visit home

Sep 28th 2017, 6:21 PM 16,641 Views 0 Comments

Harrison told the Tribunal that he may have been mistaken regarding contact between Tusla and gardaí.

# charleton - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Tribunal hears details of text messages between Garda Keith Harrison and his partner Marisa Simms
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Tribunal hears details of text messages between Garda Keith Harrison and his partner Marisa Simms

Sep 27th 2017, 6:30 PM 25,333 Views 0 Comments

Simms was on the witness stand at the tribunal for the first time today.

# charleton - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Donegal sergeant tells Tribunal that legal letter written about her was 'disturbing'
# Day 27
# Day 27

Donegal sergeant tells Tribunal that legal letter written about her was 'disturbing'

Sep 26th 2017, 7:30 PM 34,512 Views 0 Comments

Sergeant Bridget McGowan was giving evidence concerning Garda Keith Harrison at the Charleton Tribunal today.

# charleton - Monday 18 September, 2017

Tribunal to hear about anonymous letter sent to HSE about whistleblower Keith Harrison

Tribunal to hear about anonymous letter sent to HSE about whistleblower Keith Harrison

Sep 18th 2017, 12:05 AM 25,686 Views 0 Comments

The module on allegations made by whistleblower Keith Harrison begins today. Here’s what the Tribunal is looking at.

# charleton - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

False rape allegation about Maurice McCabe 'remained on file until this year'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

False rape allegation about Maurice McCabe 'remained on file until this year'

Jul 25th 2017, 3:34 PM 9,251 Views 0 Comments

The Charleton Tribunal is looking into whether garda whistleblower McCabe was the target of a smear campaign.

# charleton - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Garda denies ignoring McCabe letter in order to 'trigger an earthquake in the HSE'
# Charleton Tribunal
# Charleton Tribunal

Garda denies ignoring McCabe letter in order to 'trigger an earthquake in the HSE'

Jul 20th 2017, 2:19 PM 14,003 Views 2 Comments

Superintendent Noel Cunningham gave evidence to the Charleton Tribunal today.

# charleton - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Maurice McCabe no longer trusted anybody after complaint against him, tribunal told
# Sex Abuse Allegations
# Sex Abuse Allegations

Maurice McCabe no longer trusted anybody after complaint against him, tribunal told

Jul 19th 2017, 7:50 PM 10,348 Views 0 Comments

The tribunal is looking into whether Sergeant McCabe was the target of a smear campaign on the direction of senior garda management.

# charleton - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Social worker takes responsibility for error in McCabe file but says 'I'm no puppet for gardaí'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Social worker takes responsibility for error in McCabe file but says 'I'm no puppet for gardaí'

Jul 12th 2017, 6:15 PM 22,563 Views 0 Comments

At the Disclosures Tribunal today, social work team leader Kay McLoughlin said that she realised she had made a “grave error” after solicitors for McCabe responded to the letter.

# charleton - Friday 7 July, 2017

'That was an oversight on my part and human error': Social worker says she failed to notice two names on same file
# Charleton Tribunal
# Charleton Tribunal

'That was an oversight on my part and human error': Social worker says she failed to notice two names on same file

Jul 7th 2017, 10:30 PM 31,707 Views 0 Comments

The Disclosures Tribunal has heard how a HSE social work team leader wrote to gardaí about the claims in 2013.

# charleton - Thursday 6 July, 2017

'I need to know how the garda reacted to this matter' - Tribunal chair wants answers on McCabe child sexual abuse allegation
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'I need to know how the garda reacted to this matter' - Tribunal chair wants answers on McCabe child sexual abuse allegation

Jul 6th 2017, 6:27 PM 15,372 Views 26 Comments

Mr Justice Peter Charleton said he also needed to find out how information about the false allegation was passed on.

# charleton - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Gardaí told social worker they had to keep erroneous McCabe report on file
# Charleton Tribunal
# Charleton Tribunal

Gardaí told social worker they had to keep erroneous McCabe report on file

Jul 5th 2017, 6:06 PM 17,402 Views 0 Comments

“I can see how it would be catastrophic. I would never do something like that.”