Filmmaker claims ‘Barbra J Pym’ Twitter account defamed him

Eoghan Harris insists posts were robust, but fair comment, after losing Sunday Independent column

9th May, 2021
Filmmaker claims ‘Barbra J Pym’ Twitter account defamed him
Senator Eoghan Harris at the Inaugural Session of the Lemas International Forum in the Royal Irish Academy in Dawson Street. Pic Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

Sean Murray, the maker of the Unquiet Graves documentary, has hired a legal firm to pursue what he claims were “defamatory comments” made about him through the Barbara J Pym account used by Eoghan Harris.

“On various dates between August and October 2020 the Twitter account ‘Barbara J Pym @barbarapym2′ posted numerous outrageous and derogatory comments in relation to our client and the integrity of the documentary, Unquiet Graves, which he directed,” a...

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