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Comment: GSOC case highlights need for major change to system

Sometimes it's hard to know whether to laugh to cry.

23rd February, 2014

Sometimes it's hard to know whether to laugh to cry. The Garda confidential recipient Oliver Connolly told whistleblower Garda Maurice McCabe: ''I'll tell you something Maurice and this is just personal advice to you. If Shatter thinks you're screwing him, you're finished. Minister Shatter's response to Connolly's inability to deny this comment was to confirm its validity by sacking him.

Given that the post of confidential recipient was to have been shortly abolished anyway, one...

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