Memos, transcripts and yet another row at INM

Perusing the communiques that flew back and forth between Gavin O'Reilly and Leslie Buckley, over Sam Smyth's coverage of the Moriarty Tribunal, is a fascinating exercise.

28th April, 2012
Memos, transcripts and yet another row at INM
Leslie Buckley strongly denies attempting to get Sam Smyth taken off the Moriarty Tribunal story. Photo: Tony O'Shea

Last Thursday evening, at the launch of a new book, Michael McDowell advised the large and well-heeled audience to visit the website and search its archives. The search is worthwhile.

On the site, there are posted memos by Gavin O'Reilly of conversations he had with Leslie Buckley, one of Denis O'Brien's then directors on the board of Independent News & Media (INM). The first of them records a phone conversation on October 29, 2010.


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