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#Frank Dunlop

# frank-dunlop - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Ex-government press secretary and retired jockey among tax defaulters

Retired jockey Charlie Swan made a settlement of more than €122,000 with Revenue.

# frank-dunlop - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Column: Living with the legacy of corruption

Young Dublin Fianna Fáil councillor Paul McAuliffe says the corruption revealed in the Mahon report makes it difficult to repair public’s trust in politics.

"He was a man with the biggest ego" - choice quotes from the final Mahon chapter

“He was a sort of slippery type of person and you would want to be very cautious in your dealings with him”.

# frank-dunlop - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

The who’s who of the Mahon Tribunal

The longest-running inquiry in the history of the State has concluded its report – these were some of the names it focused on.

Mahon: Frank Dunlop bribed councillors for rezoning of M50 lands

The Tribunal has found that Frank Dunlop made the corrupt payments to the councillors on behalf of businessman Jim Kennedy.

# frank-dunlop - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Minister: Revenue raiding of Lowry's house is a 'significant development'

It was reported today that the Tipperary North TD’s home near Holycross was raided by Revenue officials on Tuesday.

# frank-dunlop - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# frank-dunlop - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about Youth Defence, property developers and Edward Snowden…

# frank-dunlop - Friday 5 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# frank-dunlop - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Ridge's FG resignation: 'at least nobody can tell me what to do anymore'

Cllr Therese Ridge has told that she’s hurt and “very sad” about her resignation from Fine Gael.

# frank-dunlop - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Liam Cosgrave faces corruption trial as appeal dismissed by Supreme Court

The former Fine Gael TD is accused of receiving corrupt payments from developer Frank Dunlop and the Chief Justice ruled that a trial would be in the public interest.

# frank-dunlop - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

WATCH: Day 2 of the Dáil debate on the Mahon report

The Dáil resumes its discussions of the findings of the inquiry into political corruption in the planning process.

# frank-dunlop - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Column: ‘I thought it would last two months’ – the man whose ad led to Mahon

Colm Mac Eochaidh, one of the two men whose offer of a £10,000 reward for information about planning corruption led to the Mahon Tribunal, reflects on the past 15 years.

# frank-dunlop - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Power, payments, politicians and planning: the Mahon Tribunal in numbers

How much did the report cost per page? How many times does it mention ‘corruption’? And who opposed setting it up?

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The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

'Politics is the art of illusion' - Frank Dunlop in 2004

The former government advisor has been silent this week but his 2004 book ‘Yes, Taoiseach’ revealed much about him and his thoughts on other key figures in the Mahon Tribunal’s final report.

# frank-dunlop - Friday 23 March, 2012

13 things we learned from Mahon's final report

Who was ‘taken care’ of? What new powers should a future Tribunal have? What councillors were corrupt? Read it in a nutshell.

# frank-dunlop - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Mahon: Liam Lawlor “hopelessly compromised” by payments from developers

The 25-year TD “conducted a personal business” where he sold his influence for personal reward, the Mahon Tribunal finds.

"Will we f**k": The Mahon Tribunal in quotes

From Bertie Ahern and his Holy Communion money to the Bailey brothers laughing at the idea of getting a receipt, here’s some of the most striking quotes from the Mahon Tribunal over the past 15 years.

# frank-dunlop - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Mahon Tribunal report to be published tomorrow morning

The Tribunal into planning matters and payments to politicians will deliver its final report tomorrow morning, understands.