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#Whistleblower

# whistleblower - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Keith Harrison: 'I may have been mistaken' about claim gardaí told Tusla to visit home
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Keith Harrison: 'I may have been mistaken' about claim gardaí told Tusla to visit home

Sep 28th 2017, 6:21 PM 16,670 Views 0 Comments

Harrison told the Tribunal that he may have been mistaken regarding contact between Tusla and gardaí.

# whistleblower - Monday 25 September, 2017

'Even the best of Donegal seanachaís would find it difficult to talk for eight hours' - Inspector cross-examined at Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

'Even the best of Donegal seanachaís would find it difficult to talk for eight hours' - Inspector cross-examined at Tribunal

Sep 25th 2017, 7:41 PM 27,259 Views 0 Comments

Marisa Simms had called to Letterkenny Garda station on 6 October 2013.

# whistleblower - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Tribunal witness 'doesn't remember' saying garda whistleblower threatened to burn his partner
# Disclosures
# Disclosures

Tribunal witness 'doesn't remember' saying garda whistleblower threatened to burn his partner

Sep 21st 2017, 10:50 PM 15,201 Views 0 Comments

Rita McDermott is the mother of Marisa Simms, partner of Garda Keith Harrison

# whistleblower - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Tribunal hears details of fight between garda whistleblower and partner that led to 999 call
# Donegal
# Donegal

Tribunal hears details of fight between garda whistleblower and partner that led to 999 call

Sep 19th 2017, 8:41 PM 24,022 Views 0 Comments

Marisa Simms said Keith Harrison was “out of control” but later withdrew this statement.

# whistleblower - Monday 18 September, 2017

Retired garda says colleague's death in line of duty had 'devastating effect' on officers
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Retired garda says colleague's death in line of duty had 'devastating effect' on officers

Sep 18th 2017, 4:29 PM 29,514 Views 0 Comments

Retired Garda Sergeant Daniel Devlin told the Charleton Tribunal “emotionally, everyone was badly affected” after Garda Gary McLoughlin was killed.

# whistleblower - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

False rape allegation about Maurice McCabe 'remained on file until this year'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

False rape allegation about Maurice McCabe 'remained on file until this year'

Jul 25th 2017, 3:34 PM 9,251 Views 0 Comments

The Charleton Tribunal is looking into whether garda whistleblower McCabe was the target of a smear campaign.

# whistleblower - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Star rugby ref Nigel Owens opens up on bulimia battle
# Ongoing Struggle
From The42
# Ongoing Struggle

Star rugby ref Nigel Owens opens up on bulimia battle

Jul 23rd 2017, 12:58 PM 34,976 Views 28 Comments

“I would urge anyone suffering to do something – seek professional advice, tell people about it, don’t hide it, don’t lie about it, that’s a great first step.”

# whistleblower - Saturday 22 July, 2017

'Grave error', 'emotional', 'catastrophic': The who, what and when of the Maurice McCabe saga
# Get Up To Speed
# Get Up To Speed

'Grave error', 'emotional', 'catastrophic': The who, what and when of the Maurice McCabe saga

Jul 22nd 2017, 12:05 AM 18,975 Views 0 Comments

16 days in to the Disclosures Tribunal, we give you a breakdown of what people said happened and when they said it did.

# whistleblower - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Gardaí told social worker they had to keep erroneous McCabe report on file
# Charleton Tribunal
# Charleton Tribunal

Gardaí told social worker they had to keep erroneous McCabe report on file

Jul 5th 2017, 6:06 PM 17,406 Views 0 Comments

“I can see how it would be catastrophic. I would never do something like that.”

# whistleblower - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Psychologist felt 'wave of panic' after mistakenly describing serious allegations of abuse against Maurice McCabe
# Charleton Tribunal
# Charleton Tribunal

Psychologist felt 'wave of panic' after mistakenly describing serious allegations of abuse against Maurice McCabe

Jul 4th 2017, 6:34 PM 53,817 Views 16 Comments

The Tribunal, chaired by Justice Mr Peter Charleton, is investigating whether there was an alleged smear campaign against garda whistleblower Sergeant McCabe.

# whistleblower - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Response to Disclosures Tribunal into Garda whistleblower controversies has been 'very disappointing'
# Charleton Tribunal
# Charleton Tribunal

Response to Disclosures Tribunal into Garda whistleblower controversies has been 'very disappointing'

May 18th 2017, 8:08 AM 10,566 Views 13 Comments

The Disclosures Tribunal published its first interim report last night.

# whistleblower - Friday 14 April, 2017

Who is Jonathan Sugarman? Here's what you need to know
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Who is Jonathan Sugarman? Here's what you need to know

Apr 14th 2017, 8:30 PM 33,003 Views 46 Comments

The former Unicredit executive claims his life has been ruined by his whistleblowing.

# whistleblower - Thursday 13 April, 2017

'Official Ireland has destroyed the lives of every person who's come forward' - Banking whistleblower testifies to Oireachtas
# Jonathan Sugarman
# Jonathan Sugarman

'Official Ireland has destroyed the lives of every person who's come forward' - Banking whistleblower testifies to Oireachtas

Apr 13th 2017, 12:13 PM 54,990 Views 84 Comments

Banking whistleblower Jonathan Sugarman is before the Oireachtas Finance Committee today.

# whistleblower - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

No record of Donegal garda's tax evasion and fraud claims, Dáil hears
# Garda Whistleblower
# Garda Whistleblower

No record of Donegal garda's tax evasion and fraud claims, Dáil hears

Apr 12th 2017, 9:46 PM 25,128 Views 29 Comments

Former garda Kieran Jackson had reported incidents of tax evasion by a now retired garda superintendent back in 2001, the Dáil was told.

# whistleblower - Friday 10 March, 2017

The other whistleblowers: Looking at the human cost of the Air Corps chemical scandal
# Irish Air Corps
# Irish Air Corps

The other whistleblowers: Looking at the human cost of the Air Corps chemical scandal

Mar 10th 2017, 12:01 AM 26,782 Views 54 Comments

More Air Corps members are expected to launch legal action against the State.

# whistleblower - Monday 27 February, 2017

Charleton: 'Every lie told to this Tribunal will be a waste of what ordinary men and women have paid for'
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Charleton: 'Every lie told to this Tribunal will be a waste of what ordinary men and women have paid for'

Feb 27th 2017, 10:18 AM 18,061 Views 55 Comments

The judge was making his opening remarks at Dublin Castle this morning.

# whistleblower - Thursday 16 February, 2017

One of the Premier League's top referees is quitting to move to Saudi Arabia
# Payday
From The42
# Payday

One of the Premier League's top referees is quitting to move to Saudi Arabia

Feb 16th 2017, 2:01 PM 9,669 Views 14 Comments

Mark Clattenburg is leaving English football.

Maurice McCabe says he 'probably wouldn't do it again'
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Maurice McCabe says he 'probably wouldn't do it again'

Feb 16th 2017, 12:01 PM 19,731 Views 67 Comments

“Eight years of abuse – eight years of constant abuse.”

# whistleblower - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

McCabe's questions deserve to be answered before Tribunal is held says Varadkar
# Accountability
# Accountability

McCabe's questions deserve to be answered before Tribunal is held says Varadkar

Feb 15th 2017, 10:40 PM 11,643 Views 55 Comments

Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney have reportedly told Fine Gael TDs to prepare for an early election.

'Admin error' that led to McCabe allegations was not reported as HSE data protection breach
# Copy And Paste
# Copy And Paste

'Admin error' that led to McCabe allegations was not reported as HSE data protection breach

Feb 15th 2017, 1:18 PM 19,118 Views 53 Comments

Documents released under an FOI show that the incident wasn’t listed among 103 data protection breaches reported between April 2014 and April 2015.

5 serious questions for the government that Dáil 'clarifications' did not clarify
# He Said She Said
# He Said She Said

5 serious questions for the government that Dáil 'clarifications' did not clarify

Feb 15th 2017, 12:54 AM 15,389 Views 48 Comments

Enda Kenny, Frances Fitzgerald and Katherine Zappone said they were going to clear up any remaining confusion last night. Here’s how that went.

# whistleblower - Monday 13 February, 2017

Superintendent David Taylor reinstated after being cleared of leaking information
# Cleared
# Cleared

Superintendent David Taylor reinstated after being cleared of leaking information

Feb 13th 2017, 9:30 PM 27,598 Views 111 Comments

“I have waited a long time for this decision to be made. It has been an incredibly stressful and difficult time for my family and myself.”

Zappone 'has not considered' resigning over McCabe and Tusla revelations
# Tusla File
# Tusla File

Zappone 'has not considered' resigning over McCabe and Tusla revelations

Feb 13th 2017, 5:06 PM 22,884 Views 139 Comments

The minister has been in the firing line over a meeting with garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe.

# whistleblower - Friday 10 February, 2017

Zappone says she met Maurice McCabe over false Tusla file
# Cabinet Talks
# Cabinet Talks

Zappone says she met Maurice McCabe over false Tusla file

Feb 10th 2017, 3:00 PM 16,799 Views 71 Comments

Maurice McCabe was told that he was being investigated for sexual abuse, but was later told it was a mistake.

# whistleblower - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Garda whistleblower report will not be published in full
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

Garda whistleblower report will not be published in full

Feb 8th 2017, 6:25 AM 8,765 Views 37 Comments

The former High Court judge was tasked with reviewing the situation after two protected disclosures were made to Frances Fitzgerald by gardaí in last October.

# whistleblower - Saturday 28 January, 2017

New garda rules encourage speaking up as 'harassment of whistleblowers continues'
# Blow The Whistle
# Blow The Whistle

New garda rules encourage speaking up as 'harassment of whistleblowers continues'

Jan 28th 2017, 8:15 AM 9,006 Views 15 Comments

Minister Frances Fitzgerald still has not published a report into allegations of a campaign to discredit a whistleblower.

# whistleblower - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Obama granted Manning a pardon but Snowden won't be getting the same
# Spot The Difference
# Spot The Difference

Obama granted Manning a pardon but Snowden won't be getting the same

Jan 18th 2017, 2:45 PM 13,903 Views 22 Comments

It appears that Obama could grant a pardon for Snowden, but all indications are that he won’t.

# whistleblower - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison cleared to return to work
# Report For Duty
# Report For Duty

Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison cleared to return to work

Nov 15th 2016, 6:01 AM 19,189 Views 38 Comments

Harrison has been on unpaid leave for a number of months after his illness benefit scheme expired.

# whistleblower - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Tánaiste reviewing reports about whistleblower "character assassination attack" by senior gardaí
# Protected Disclosure
# Protected Disclosure

Tánaiste reviewing reports about whistleblower "character assassination attack" by senior gardaí

Oct 4th 2016, 6:38 PM 11,654 Views 45 Comments

It had been eported today that a statement was made under the Protected Disclosures Act 2014.

# whistleblower - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Doping whistleblower Stepanova to appeal Olympic exclusion
# Whistleblower
From The42
# Whistleblower

Doping whistleblower Stepanova to appeal Olympic exclusion

Jul 27th 2016, 9:07 AM 3,275 Views 4 Comments

It’s unclear whether or not the appeal will be successful.

# whistleblower - Monday 25 July, 2016

Russian doping whistle-blower hits back after being barred from the Olympics
# Response
From The42
# Response

Russian doping whistle-blower hits back after being barred from the Olympics

Jul 25th 2016, 9:37 PM 36,063 Views 37 Comments

The 30-year-old said that the move would discourage future whistle-blowers from coming forward.

# whistleblower - Monday 30 May, 2016

Nóirín O'Sullivan "was not aware" of secret meeting between former Garda Commissioner and PAC chairman
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Nóirín O'Sullivan "was not aware" of secret meeting between former Garda Commissioner and PAC chairman

May 30th 2016, 7:45 PM 24,125 Views 123 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s John McGuinness told the Dáil last week that he met with the former Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan in a hotel car park two years ago.

# whistleblower - Friday 27 May, 2016

Garda Ombudsman says it's already investigated some of Martin Kenny's allegations
# Transparency
# Transparency

Garda Ombudsman says it's already investigated some of Martin Kenny's allegations

May 27th 2016, 5:42 PM 10,681 Views 63 Comments

The Sinn Féin TD raised concern about alleged garda malpractice in the Sligo-Leitrim division.

# whistleblower - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Calls for Noirín O'Sullivan to resign as Garda Commissioner
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Calls for Noirín O'Sullivan to resign as Garda Commissioner

May 17th 2016, 11:18 PM 70,610 Views 92 Comments

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald tonight stopped shy of completely endorsing the Commissioner.

# whistleblower - Sunday 31 January, 2016

HSE confirm that people were left in a foster home after allegations of sexual abuse
# Failings
# Failings

HSE confirm that people were left in a foster home after allegations of sexual abuse

Jan 31st 2016, 5:03 PM 13,577 Views 41 Comments

More than 40 people passed through the foster home between from the early 1980s up to 2009.

# whistleblower - Thursday 10 December, 2015

'Alarm bells are ringing' over a Central Bank whistleblower's allegations
# Protected Disclosure
# Protected Disclosure

'Alarm bells are ringing' over a Central Bank whistleblower's allegations

Dec 10th 2015, 6:25 PM 41,747 Views 115 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Mary Lou McDonald raised a whistleblower’s claims at the Public Accounts Committee today.

# whistleblower - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Former League of Ireland official Alan Kelly voted MLS referee of the year
# Man In The Middle
From The42
# Man In The Middle

Former League of Ireland official Alan Kelly voted MLS referee of the year

Nov 10th 2015, 12:30 AM 4,857 Views 5 Comments

The Cork native was recognised by players, managers and the media.

# whistleblower - Friday 2 October, 2015

High Court directs Twitter to reveal info on anonymous user
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

High Court directs Twitter to reveal info on anonymous user

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:28 PM 17,456 Views 0 Comments

A man who appeared in an RTÉ Prime Time programme earlier this year claims he was defamed by the user.

# whistleblower - Monday 25 May, 2015

Munster and Glasgow will have the world's best referee in charge of their Pro12 title tilt
# Man In The Middle
From The42
# Man In The Middle

Munster and Glasgow will have the world's best referee in charge of their Pro12 title tilt

May 25th 2015, 4:34 PM 5,905 Views 18 Comments

Here’s hoping Munster’s good times with the Welshman just keep rolling on.

# whistleblower - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Garda whistleblower arrested at water meter protest
# Cavan
# Cavan

Garda whistleblower arrested at water meter protest

Apr 21st 2015, 4:51 PM 21,841 Views 152 Comments

John Wilson was held for five hours.