Garda Moriarty probe held up by DPP delay

Three years later, the state prosecutor has yet to decide if Gardaí can pursue the report’s findings ‘from a criminal point of view’

14th June, 2015

The Garda investigation into the Moriarty Tribunal has been stalled for the past three years due to a delay in getting advice from the Director of Public Prosecutions.

The report into the awarding of the second mobile phone licence to businessman Denis O’Brien’s Esat firm was referred immediately to the Gardaí by the government when it was was published back in 2011.

The following year, former justice minister Alan Shatter said...

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