For abusing power, Shatter should go
Since taking office in 2011, Alan Shatter has been an energetic and reforming Minister for Justice, but his behaviour over the Mick Wallace affair has been disgraceful.
Since taking office in 2011, Alan Shatter has been an energetic and reforming Minister for Justice. We support many of his initiatives - the introduction of a new court of appeal, aspects of his proposed legal services bill which seek to curtail the cartel among barristers, many of his judicial reviews.
He has demonstrated a rare resolve in the face of local opposition in his closing of small Garda stations; not all his closures were advisable,...
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