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#Ticketing scandal

# ticketing-scandal - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Rio 2016 lawyer thinks Irish inquiry emails 'may have been marked as spam'

The Brazilian lawyer representing the local committee said that he was unaware that an Irish inquiry was trying to get in touch with him.

# ticketing-scandal - Monday 14 August, 2017

Pat Hickey and other key figures criticised for not cooperating with Rio ticketing probe

The 226-page report into the ticketing scandal has been published online this afternoon.

# ticketing-scandal - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

From The42 OCI postpones Rio ticket probe after threat of court injunction from Pat Hickey's lawyers Delay

OCI postpones Rio ticket probe after threat of court injunction from Pat Hickey's lawyers

The Executive Committee has taken the decision after the threat of a High Court injunction from Pat Hickey’s legal team.

# ticketing-scandal - Friday 9 September, 2016

OCI to take one month to review how it's governed in wake of ticket scandal

Deloitte has been put in charge of the task.

# ticketing-scandal - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

OCI has appointed a security firm to secure, copy and seal all its data for the Government's inquiry

Today the Government announced that the inquiry, chaired by Justice Carroll Moran, will examine ticket sales for the London (2012) and Sochi (2014) Games, as well as Rio 2016.

# ticketing-scandal - Friday 19 August, 2016

Pat Hickey has been transferred to Bangu Prison in Rio de Janeiro

The Olympic Council of Ireland has said it will ‘co-operate fully’ with a State inquiry into the ongoing ticket-touting scandal.

Ticketing scandal: THG and Pro10 back calls for independent probe

Meanwhile, Pat Hickey has been denied bail in Rio.

# ticketing-scandal - Thursday 18 August, 2016

OCI wouldn't be first to try and put me back in my box, says Ross

Pat Hickey has stood down from his role as OCI chief temporarily in the wake of his arrest in Rio.

# ticketing-scandal - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Pat Hickey was advised to put Shane Ross "back in his box"

Minister Ross said last week that he was “not happy” about what had transpired and wanted answers.