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#Maurice McCabe

# maurice-mccabe - Friday 2 August, 2019

David Taylor will have to pay almost a third of his legal costs over the Disclosures Tribunal
# Former Garda
# Former Garda

David Taylor will have to pay almost a third of his legal costs over the Disclosures Tribunal

Aug 2nd 2019, 11:08 AM 19,998 Views 14 Comments

The former head of the garda press office was heavily criticised in the Disclosures Tribunal’s report.

# maurice-mccabe - Thursday 30 May, 2019

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

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

May 30th 2019, 12:10 PM 16,119 Views 50 Comments

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

# maurice-mccabe - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Is the Charleton tribunal and Maurice McCabe raised on the doorsteps with Fitzgerald? 'Not particularly'
# Dublin Constituency
# Dublin Constituency

Is the Charleton tribunal and Maurice McCabe raised on the doorsteps with Fitzgerald? 'Not particularly'

May 22nd 2019, 5:20 PM 12,282 Views 61 Comments

Minister Regina Doherty says she doesn’t believe the electorate will punish Fine Gael over the housing crisis.

# maurice-mccabe - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

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

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

Feb 26th 2019, 1:12 PM 16,164 Views 12 Comments

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

# maurice-mccabe - Monday 11 February, 2019

State proposes mediation in legal actions brought against it by Maurice McCabe
# High Court
# High Court

State proposes mediation in legal actions brought against it by Maurice McCabe

Feb 11th 2019, 9:54 PM 16,007 Views 0 Comments

Counsel said the proposed mediation was being made not just in the interests of all the parties but also “in the public interest.”

# maurice-mccabe - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

State admits liability in two claims brought against it by Maurice McCabe
# High Court
# High Court

State admits liability in two claims brought against it by Maurice McCabe

Dec 11th 2018, 12:53 PM 22,971 Views 0 Comments

Liability was admitted in a personal injuries claim brought by McCabe against the Garda Commissioner, Ireland and the Attorney General.

# maurice-mccabe - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Nearly half of all those watching TV last night watched the Maurice McCabe documentary
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Nearly half of all those watching TV last night watched the Maurice McCabe documentary

Nov 14th 2018, 6:44 PM 49,525 Views 75 Comments

The show has been praised widely on social media since the first part aired on Monday.

Justice Minister 'cannot say at this stage' if Callinan's pension will be cancelled
# State Pension
# State Pension

Justice Minister 'cannot say at this stage' if Callinan's pension will be cancelled

Nov 14th 2018, 11:01 AM 23,947 Views 0 Comments

Charlie Flanagan said that the cancellation of Callinan’s pension is subject to legal advice.

'There's a risk we'll remember this whole episode as a case of two bad, and one good cop'
# Whistleblowers
# Whistleblowers

'There's a risk we'll remember this whole episode as a case of two bad, and one good cop'

Nov 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 25,724 Views 66 Comments

Our politicians and government, as well as the media, should be prepared to be far more self-critical and embrace change, writes John Devitt.

# maurice-mccabe - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Maurice McCabe's wife Lorraine: 'I felt frightened... I was afraid they'd do something to hurt him'
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Maurice McCabe's wife Lorraine: 'I felt frightened... I was afraid they'd do something to hurt him'

Nov 13th 2018, 10:17 PM 33,452 Views 15 Comments

The second part of the RTÉ documentary Whistleblower aired this evening.

Over half a million people watched the Maurice McCabe documentary on RTÉ last night
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Over half a million people watched the Maurice McCabe documentary on RTÉ last night

Nov 13th 2018, 5:30 PM 54,981 Views 53 Comments

The second part of the documentary airs this evening.

Government seeks advice on pursuing Callinan and Taylor for legal damages
# Maurice McCabe
# Maurice McCabe

Government seeks advice on pursuing Callinan and Taylor for legal damages

Nov 13th 2018, 3:59 PM 18,258 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach said he would like to see this case taken by Maurice McCabe settled.

# maurice-mccabe - Monday 12 November, 2018

Maurice McCabe says he wouldn't bathe his own children after he was accused of sexual assault
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Maurice McCabe says he wouldn't bathe his own children after he was accused of sexual assault

Nov 12th 2018, 10:26 PM 38,877 Views 25 Comments

The matter was investigated by the DPP, and exonerated McCabe of wrongdoing.

Commissioner 'reviewing' decision to fund Callinan's legal defence in McCabe case
# Maurice McCabe
# Maurice McCabe

Commissioner 'reviewing' decision to fund Callinan's legal defence in McCabe case

Updated Nov 12th 2018, 1:46 PM 36,885 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile Leo Varadkar has said Callinan is not being given a blanket indemnity.

# maurice-mccabe - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Staff at Garda press office split €115,000 in overtime during first year of Disclosures Tribunal
# Garda Overtime
# Garda Overtime

Staff at Garda press office split €115,000 in overtime during first year of Disclosures Tribunal

Nov 6th 2018, 12:05 AM 22,787 Views 26 Comments

New figures show the cost of overtime at the office rose by 653% in 2017.

# maurice-mccabe - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Sergeant Maurice McCabe to retire from An Garda Síochána
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Sergeant Maurice McCabe to retire from An Garda Síochána

Oct 31st 2018, 7:11 AM 37,516 Views 86 Comments

The whistleblower retires weeks after the Disclosures Tribunal found that he was “repulsively denigrated”.

# maurice-mccabe - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Justice Minister apologises to whistleblower Maurice McCabe on behalf of the State
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Justice Minister apologises to whistleblower Maurice McCabe on behalf of the State

Oct 17th 2018, 11:27 AM 10,449 Views 36 Comments

Justice Peter Charleton found there was a “campaign of calumny” to smear Garda McCabe.

# maurice-mccabe - Saturday 13 October, 2018

'Thou shalt not escape calumny': A literary Charleton invokes Shakespeare in searing Tribunal report
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'Thou shalt not escape calumny': A literary Charleton invokes Shakespeare in searing Tribunal report

Oct 13th 2018, 10:00 PM 13,362 Views 11 Comments

The garda commissioner called it “difficult reading”. But it is certainly an essential one.

# maurice-mccabe - Friday 12 October, 2018

Taylor torn down and Callinan undone: Judge Charleton's forensic analysis on a national scandal
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Taylor torn down and Callinan undone: Judge Charleton's forensic analysis on a national scandal

Oct 12th 2018, 12:05 AM 22,279 Views 14 Comments

The no-nonsense Supreme Court judge has delivered a typically no-nonsense, thorough report.

# maurice-mccabe - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Maurice McCabe: 'It’s finished for us now, all is over. I can get back to my normal job hopefully'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Maurice McCabe: 'It’s finished for us now, all is over. I can get back to my normal job hopefully'

Oct 11th 2018, 10:57 PM 30,409 Views 39 Comments

The garda whistleblower was praised in the report of the Disclosures Tribunal

'It was not a lazy dodging': Former Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald vindicated by Charleton report
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'It was not a lazy dodging': Former Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald vindicated by Charleton report

Updated Oct 11th 2018, 7:14 PM 24,952 Views 48 Comments

Fitzgerald resigned following controversy about what she knew of the Garda Commissioner’s legal strategy.

Charleton says gardaí need 'complete turn-around in attitude' and some are 'crying out for leadership'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Charleton says gardaí need 'complete turn-around in attitude' and some are 'crying out for leadership'

Oct 11th 2018, 7:00 PM 11,965 Views 0 Comments

The judge has said members of the force need to be more visible on the streets and honest.

How Peter Charleton found the fact among the rumour, gossip, lies and deceit
# The Things They Said
# The Things They Said

How Peter Charleton found the fact among the rumour, gossip, lies and deceit

Oct 11th 2018, 6:01 PM 17,581 Views 13 Comments

An analysis of how Peter Charleton came to believe some more than others.

Disclosures Tribunal finds Martin Callinan and former press officer ran 'campaign' against Maurice McCabe
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Disclosures Tribunal finds Martin Callinan and former press officer ran 'campaign' against Maurice McCabe

Updated Oct 11th 2018, 2:00 PM 68,791 Views 101 Comments

The latest report of the Disclosures Tribunal has been published.

The missing phones: Tribunal finds Dave Taylor 'chose to present a public lie to the people of Ireland'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

The missing phones: Tribunal finds Dave Taylor 'chose to present a public lie to the people of Ireland'

Oct 11th 2018, 1:58 PM 15,345 Views 8 Comments

“Then, no one knew better,” Mr Justice Charleton wrote. “Now they do.”

Justice Charleton uses the word 'calumny' 27 times in his report - here's what it means
# By Definition
# By Definition

Justice Charleton uses the word 'calumny' 27 times in his report - here's what it means

Oct 11th 2018, 1:47 PM 24,358 Views 11 Comments

He found there was a “campaign of calumny” against Maurice McCabe by Martin Callinan.

'No credible evidence' O'Sullivan 'played any part' in campaign against McCabe
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'No credible evidence' O'Sullivan 'played any part' in campaign against McCabe

Oct 11th 2018, 12:49 PM 10,781 Views 31 Comments

Judge Peter Charleton said Superintendent David Taylor had “every reason to lie” about the former Garda Commissioner because he was “bitter” about several things.

# maurice-mccabe - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Charleton to be replaced by Justice Sean Ryan for next Disclosures module
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Charleton to be replaced by Justice Sean Ryan for next Disclosures module

Jul 25th 2018, 8:43 AM 7,955 Views 0 Comments

Charleton had always intended to deal with matters related to Maurice McCabe, and this next phase will be separate to that work.

# maurice-mccabe - Sunday 1 July, 2018

He said, he said: The 'blackening' of Maurice McCabe? Or the smear campaign that never existed?
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

He said, he said: The 'blackening' of Maurice McCabe? Or the smear campaign that never existed?

Jul 1st 2018, 9:00 PM 21,695 Views 0 Comments

It was the final, and most crucial, module at the Disclosures Tribunal. Here’s what happened.

# maurice-mccabe - Saturday 30 June, 2018

A series of catastrophic events: What happened in the Tusla module at the Disclosures Tribunal
# Maurice McCabe
# Maurice McCabe

A series of catastrophic events: What happened in the Tusla module at the Disclosures Tribunal

Jun 30th 2018, 8:30 AM 7,566 Views 0 Comments

It finished nearly 12 months ago and here’s a breakdown of what happened.

What the Disclosures Tribunal heard: A definitive timeline of the Maurice McCabe story
# Long And Winding Road
# Long And Winding Road

What the Disclosures Tribunal heard: A definitive timeline of the Maurice McCabe story

Jun 30th 2018, 12:05 AM 17,530 Views 0 Comments

The Tribunal heard almost 100 days of evidence, and this timeline covers how this debacle developed over more than a decade.

# maurice-mccabe - Friday 29 June, 2018

Evidence of four witnesses should be disregarded, Disclosures Tribunal told
# Charleton
# Charleton

Evidence of four witnesses should be disregarded, Disclosures Tribunal told

Jun 29th 2018, 3:52 PM 14,194 Views 0 Comments

The comment was made by a barrister for An Garda Síochána.

# maurice-mccabe - Saturday 23 June, 2018

'So many lies': Mr Justice Charleton left with plenty to mull over as Tribunal winds up
# Privileged Info
# Privileged Info

'So many lies': Mr Justice Charleton left with plenty to mull over as Tribunal winds up

Jun 23rd 2018, 12:05 AM 14,434 Views 0 Comments

The Tribunal won’t be going to the High Court over privilege, paving the way for the closing of proceedings.

# maurice-mccabe - Friday 22 June, 2018

Charleton says it would be 'absolutely futile' to bring journalists who claimed privilege to High Court
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Charleton says it would be 'absolutely futile' to bring journalists who claimed privilege to High Court

Jun 22nd 2018, 4:25 PM 8,445 Views 0 Comments

Four journalists have claimed privilege at the Disclosures Tribunal on the basis of protecting their sources.

# maurice-mccabe - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Tusla 'apologises profusely' for McCabe errors as damning report highlights systemic failures
# Child Abuse Claims
# Child Abuse Claims

Tusla 'apologises profusely' for McCabe errors as damning report highlights systemic failures

Updated Jun 19th 2018, 5:03 PM 15,058 Views 37 Comments

Hiqa published a report into Tusla’s errors in handling the Maurice McCabe case today, and pointed to a litany of failures.

Tusla chief's email to staff ahead of McCabe report's release: 'We can weather this storm'
# The Tusla File
# The Tusla File

Tusla chief's email to staff ahead of McCabe report's release: 'We can weather this storm'

Jun 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 20,483 Views 0 Comments

Health watchdog Hiqa is due to publish its report into Tulsa’s handling of information, ordered by Minister Zappone last year.

# maurice-mccabe - Thursday 14 June, 2018

'Maurice McCabe was deeply unhappy with it. Nóirín O'Sullivan was unhappy with it. So be it'
# Paul Reynolds
# Paul Reynolds

'Maurice McCabe was deeply unhappy with it. Nóirín O'Sullivan was unhappy with it. So be it'

Updated Jun 14th 2018, 4:17 PM 22,874 Views 0 Comments

RTÉ’s Paul Reynolds defended his coverage of the O’Higgins report at Dublin Castle today.

# maurice-mccabe - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Paul Reynolds says that Taylor's claims of smear campaign 'just doesn't make sense'
# The Pauls
# The Pauls

Paul Reynolds says that Taylor's claims of smear campaign 'just doesn't make sense'

Updated Jun 13th 2018, 3:54 PM 36,198 Views 0 Comments

Paul Williams and Paul Reynolds were giving evidence at the Disclosures Tribunal today.

# maurice-mccabe - Friday 8 June, 2018

'A total fantasy': Irish Times journalist dismisses Taylor's account of smear campaign
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'A total fantasy': Irish Times journalist dismisses Taylor's account of smear campaign

Jun 8th 2018, 1:05 PM 20,644 Views 0 Comments

Conor Lally closed his evidence to the Tribunal this morning.

# maurice-mccabe - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Irish Daily Mail group editor says evidence by paper's journalist was 'not logical'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Irish Daily Mail group editor says evidence by paper's journalist was 'not logical'

Jun 7th 2018, 5:26 PM 15,922 Views 0 Comments

Sebastian Hamilton was speaking about evidence by journalist Alison O’Reilly.

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