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Councillor secretly filmed by RTÉ loses court bid to block SIPO inquiry
Justice Garrett Simons said he was satisfied “to dismiss the application in its entirety.”
Councillor who told undercover reporter he wanted 'loads of money' is re-elected
Hugh McElvaney has now been elected to Monaghan County Council for the tenth successive time.
Investigation into councillor who asked for 'loads of money' won't hear from undercover RTÉ reporter
An SIPO hearing into Hugh McElvaney’s alleged breach of the ethics of public office heard the reporter was “no doubt attractive”.
Hugh McElvaney has been told to quit by Monaghan Council (but he's not gone yet)
The veteran local rep was secretly recorded asking for £10,000 from a reporter posing as a businesswoman.
Gardaí are now examining footage from the RTÉ Investigates sting
The programme featured an undercover investigation.
"I lured her into my trap" - councillor claims he was only playing along with £10k RTÉ sting
Hugh McElvaney says HE has in fact caught RTÉ ‘red-handed’.
Controversial Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan resigns from party
The Cavan-Monaghan deputy confirmed his departure today.