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# scandals - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Breath test scandal: Rank-and-file gardaí refuse to be 'scapegoated for ill-conceived policies'

The Garda Representative Association hit out at management, claiming the debacle is “entirely of their own making”.

# scandals - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Do you trust the gardaí? The gardaí's own survey claims nearly 90% of us do

Most people were surveyed before the Templemore and whistleblower scandals came to light.

# scandals - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Clare Daly asks Commissioner why she was brought to court over driving offence

More than 14,000 people were summoned to court erroneously.

# scandals - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Hillary, pizza and a phony sex scandal: the power of 'fake news'

Conspiracy theorists claim pizza restaurant Comet is not just a purveyor of pizza and beer but a sinister front hiding a politically connected pedophile ring.

# scandals - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

10 Spanish priests charged in child sex abuse case after Pope steps in

The case regards allegations made by a former altar boy.

# scandals - Saturday 8 February, 2014

7 scandals that rocked the world of the Winter Olympics

Yes, Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan top the bill.

# scandals - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Los Angeles diocese pay out €10 million to four abuse victims

Files released last month revealed how a Cardinal had discussed how to cover up alleged crimes. He is now at the Vatican, choosing a new pope.

# scandals - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Berlusconi announces fresh run for prime minister

This will be the the politician’s sixth bid to become prime minister, a post he has held three times already.

# scandals - Friday 15 July, 2011

From The42 That's a bad move: sport's biggest PR disasters Bad Press This post contains images

That's a bad move: sport's biggest PR disasters

Rupert Murdoch’s new image consultants started yesterday. Today Rebekah Brook resigned. Here’s some of our most memorable PR disasters in sport.

# scandals - Thursday 10 February, 2011

From The42 The Mark Sanchez non-news spells trouble for professional athletes Scandals

The Mark Sanchez non-news spells trouble for professional athletes

New York Jets quarter-back is making headlines in the US because of his relationship with a teenage girl.