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Micheál Martin ally facing legal action

Action relates to comments made during a heated Cork City Council meeting last month

20th November, 2016
Fianna Fáil councillor Terry Shannon

A close ally of Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin is facing legal action over comments made about another councillor during a heated council meeting last month.

Fianna Fáil councillor Terry Shannon accused Workers’ Party councillor Ted Tynan of being anti-Semitic during a meeting of Cork City Council last September, after Tynan had raised issues around alleged Israeli involvement in a company advising Irish Water.

Shannon’s response to Tynan...

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