Saturday October 24, 2020

The Garda scandal hasn’t gone away you know

The issues within the Garda were not about Nóirín O’Sullivan, so ignoring realities now she’s gone is politically convenient

29th October, 2017

The whole Garda thing has quietened down nicely, hasn’t it? It’s seven weeks today since Nóirín O’Sullivan announced her retirement as Garda Commissioner. Seven weeks ago, it would have been unimaginable for the Minister for Justice to be on the other side of the world accompanying President Higgins in New Zealand for an entire week.

However, has anyone even missed Charlie Flanagan this week? No...

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