Fitzgerald promises “new era” at Justice Department

Newly appointed Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has promised the beginning of a “new era and culture” at the department.

8th May, 2014
Frances Fitzgerald

Newly appointed Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has promised the beginning of a “new era and culture” at the department.

Fitzgerald’s comments came during her first press conference since taking up the role unexpectedly vacated by Alan Shatter yesterday.

Speaking from the steps of the Government Buildings, Fitzgerald said she was honoured to take the position. The new minister said she received a phone call from the Taoiseach late last night...

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