McDowell request on Colombia Three slated by FF man

Fianna Fáil TD Jim Glennon has taken issue with the Minister for Justice Michael McDowell's demand for ongoing briefings from the Garda Commissioner Noel Conroy on the case of the Columbia Three.

20th August, 2005

Fianna Fáil TD Jim Glennon has taken issue with the Minister for Justice Michael McDowell's demand for ongoing briefings from the Garda Commissioner Noel Conroy on the case of the Columbia Three.

The North Dublin TD questioned why the commissioner “should have to report on a daily basis to the justice minister'' on this issue.

The official line from the government this weekend was that the case was a garda operational matter....

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