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#Guerin Report

# guerin-report - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'Like a hen un-laying an egg': Dáil row erupts over the deletion of the Guerin report

Disagreement emerged between members over the deletion of the Guerin report from the Oireachtas Library.

# guerin-report - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'I was constantly being vilified': Alan Shatter speaks of 'years of upset and difficulty' since resignation

The former justice minister resigned over a garda whistleblower controversy in 2014.

# guerin-report - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Supreme Court rejects appeal against Alan Shatter's successful challenge to Guerin report

The Guerin report looked into the handling of Shatter of claims made by Maurice McCabe.

# guerin-report - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Alan Shatter wants 'his good name vindicated' by Taoiseach after Court of Appeal decision

A Court of Appeal ruled that the Guerin report reached “seriously damaging” conclusions.

# guerin-report - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Alan Shatter wins appeal to challenge Guerin report

The report focussed on Shatter’s handling of complaints made by Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe.

# guerin-report - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Kenny corrects Dáil record over Alan Shatter's resignation

The Taoiseach said Shatter did NOT accept responsibility for the findings of the Guerin Report. .

# guerin-report - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Alan Shatter wants Dáil record changed in wake of O'Higgins report

He said today that he wants the Dáil record to be cleared as the Guerin report had been accepted in full.

# guerin-report - 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.

# guerin-report - Friday 19 December, 2014

Dysfunctional garda district at the heart of Guerin Report to face detailed probe

The terms of reference for the investigation have been published.

'Is someone afraid of the truth? Because frontline gardaí aren't'

The terms of reference for an enquiry into allegations of Garda malpractice in Cavan will be published today.

# guerin-report - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Gardaí have been 'incalculably' damaged by delay in investigation of 'garda misconduct'

The GRA’s General Secretary said that gardaí at the centre of the allegations need to have their say.

# guerin-report - 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…

# guerin-report - 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.

# guerin-report - Monday 28 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Ivor Callely, MH17′s black boxes and Gaza.

Could Justice be split in two? The people who wrote today's damning report reckon so...

It’s recommended Frances Fitzgerald’s Department could be split into two portfolios, one for ‘Justice’ and one for ‘Home Affairs’.

80 days in and we still don't know if Frances Fitzgerald has confidence in her top civil servant

The Minister for Justice is expected to publish a report into the running of her department very shortly.

# guerin-report - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

'How much do you trust An Garda Síochána?' - Gardaí to start polling the public again

The first “Public Attitudes Survey” in six years comes after months of scandal and controversy.

# guerin-report - Friday 11 July, 2014

Alan Shatter wants a human rights commission to examine how the Guerin Report was put together

It’s not all new ministers today, an ex-minister refuses to be forgotten.

# guerin-report - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Shatter: 'I was secretly put on trial, and wasn't given a chance to defend myself'

The former Minister for Justice has blasted the Guerin report for ‘completely failing to follow fair procedure’.

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.

# guerin-report - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

'The government treats people like gobshites' - John Wilson

The former garda welcomed Eamon Gilmore’s resignation as Labour leader, describing him as “arrogant”.

# guerin-report - Monday 26 May, 2014

Civil action by Sylvia Roche Kelly's husband adjourned for five weeks

Lorcan Roche Kelly is suing the Garda Commissioner for damages over his wife’s murder.

# guerin-report - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Justice Committee to Secretary General: We will ask you about Guerin Report

Brian Purcell will appear before the Oireachtas Justice Committee the week after next.

Garda inspectors and sergeants aren't impressed with the new Justice Minister

John Redmond of the AGSI says that GSOC should not be allowed be the confidential recipient to Garda whistleblowers.

TDs will get to have their say on the Guerin report today

Two hours have been set aside for statements on the report today in the Dáil.

# guerin-report - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Taoiseach and Justice Minister apologise to Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe

The Taoiseach said that he was sorry that matters raised by McCabe weren’t dealt with sooner, words echoed by Frances Fitzgerald a short time later.

Government agrees to independent review of the Department of Justice

The Justice Minister says the department will be part of “root and branch” reform in Ireland.

Frances Fitzgerald still can't say if she has confidence in her most senior civil servant

The Justice Minister will await the outcome of an independent review into her new department before deciding on Brian Purcell who today said he will answer questions about the findings of the Guerin report before TDs and Senators.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Taoiseach: We'll be making a formal decision on Guerin today

New Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald is expected to bring a memo on the issue to Cabinet.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Morning! Here’s everything you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

Findings of Guerin report to dominate this morning's Cabinet meeting

Meanwhile, Secretary General at the Department of Justice has been invited before an Oireacthas committee to discuss the findings.

# guerin-report - Sunday 11 May, 2014

'The Department of Justice is not fit for purpose' - Varadkar

The Transport Minister says that he was “shocked” by the Guerin Report.

# guerin-report - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Maurice McCabe has access to PULSE system restored

The decision follows 18 months in which McCabe had no access to the system.

GSOC and the Guerin Report: where the Ombudsman is mentioned

Where did GSOC fall down, and what is their response?

Eurovision, RTÉ Guide and Dr Dre: The week in numbers

Plus: Who was on the top-selling edition of the RTE Guide this year?

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Morning! Today’s top stories so far…

Bailieboro: a case study of a dysfunctional Garda district

The Guerin Report takes aim at one district in particular. Here’s why.

Jerry McGrath: The escalating horror and failures that led to a murder

A spectacular series of omissions and failures were outlined in today’s Guerin report which need to be fully investigated.

# guerin-report - Friday 9 May, 2014

A young female Garda was sexually harassed at Bailieboro - but a Superintendent 'refused' to deal with it

The Guerin Report found that Gardaí had taken “all appropriate steps” to deal with the case.

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