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# hugh-mcelvaney - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

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.”

# hugh-mcelvaney - Sunday 26 May, 2019

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.

# hugh-mcelvaney - Monday 17 September, 2018

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 - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

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.

# hugh-mcelvaney - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Gardaí are now examining footage from the RTÉ Investigates sting

The programme featured an undercover investigation.

# hugh-mcelvaney - Monday 7 December, 2015

"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’.

# hugh-mcelvaney - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Controversial Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan resigns from party

The Cavan-Monaghan deputy confirmed his departure today.