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Ex-government press secretary and retired jockey among tax defaulters
# Revenue
# Revenue

Ex-government press secretary and retired jockey among tax defaulters

Sep 8th 2015, 10:00 PM 32,216 Views 19 Comments

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

Column: Living with the legacy of corruption
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Living with the legacy of corruption

Aug 1st 2013, 7:30 AM 188 Views 63 Comments

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
# Mahon Tribunal
# Mahon Tribunal

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

Aug 1st 2013, 6:50 AM 7,876 Views 15 Comments

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

The who’s who of the Mahon Tribunal
# Mahon
# Mahon

The who’s who of the Mahon Tribunal

Jul 31st 2013, 8:29 PM 20,109 Views 36 Comments

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
# Mahon Tribunal
# Mahon Tribunal

Mahon: Frank Dunlop bribed councillors for rezoning of M50 lands

Jul 31st 2013, 12:09 PM 7,087 Views 35 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 25th 2013, 10:04 PM 15,520 Views 39 Comments

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

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Jul 9th 2013, 10:04 PM 17,123 Views 20 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 7th 2012, 5:49 PM 6,475 Views 62 Comments

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

Liam Cosgrave faces corruption trial as appeal dismissed by Supreme Court
# Corruption
# Corruption

Liam Cosgrave faces corruption trial as appeal dismissed by Supreme Court

Apr 26th 2012, 2:14 PM 3,604 Views 34 Comments

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.

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

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

Mar 28th 2012, 10:46 AM 867 Views 11 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 27th 2012, 7:30 PM 573 Views 15 Comments

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.

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

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

Mar 24th 2012, 7:00 PM 5,593 Views 25 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 24th 2012, 8:00 AM 2,851 Views 12 Comments

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.

13 things we learned from Mahon's final report
# Mahon
# Mahon

13 things we learned from Mahon's final report

Mar 23rd 2012, 6:45 AM 6,639 Views 11 Comments

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

AS IT HAPPENED: Ahern did not account for €165k; Flynn, Dunlop, Lawlor corrupt – Mahon
Live Mar 22nd 2012, 5:40 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Ahern did not account for €165k; Flynn, Dunlop, Lawlor corrupt – Mahon

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

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

Mar 22nd 2012, 12:55 PM 3,373 Views 14 Comments

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
# Mahon
# Mahon

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

Mar 22nd 2012, 8:00 AM 9,636 Views 12 Comments

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.

Mahon Tribunal report to be published tomorrow morning
# Mahon
# Mahon

Mahon Tribunal report to be published tomorrow morning

Mar 21st 2012, 6:56 PM 3,086 Views 46 Comments

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