Thursday September 24, 2020

Former IL&P director Fitzpatrick not guilty of fraud

Jury still deliberating in relation to Casey

3rd June, 2016
Former IL&P directors Fitzpatrick (left) and Casey (right) await verdict Pic: RollingNews.ie

Irish Life & Permanent's former finance director Peter Fitzpatrick has been acquitted of partaking in a conspiracy to mislead investors.

The 63-year-old held his head in his hands and cried with relief as the jury verdict was returned at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court this afternoon. He hugged members of his family and his barrister Brendan Grehan when Judge Martin Nolan told him he was free to go.

The ex-banker was accused of conspiring with others...

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