Reporter resigns as RTE fined over Primetime broadcast
RTE has been fined €200,000 by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland over the station’s incorrect Primetime report on Fr Kevin Reynolds.
Journalist Aoife Kavanagh has resigned her position as a reporter and presenter with RTE in the wake of the publication of the conclusions of a Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) investigation.
The BAI was investigating the Prime Time Investigates programme which wrongly accused Fr Kevin Reynolds of raping a girl and fathering her child while he was serving as a missionary priest in Africa in the 1980s. The BAI said this evening that it was...
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