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Lenihan sues INM over article linking him to ‘Russia’s Silicon Valley’

High Court defamation proceedings were issued last Friday

25th September, 2016
Conor Lenihan

Former Irish government minister Conor Lenihan is suing Independent News & Media (INM) following a recent article on his Russian business dealings.

Lenihan became the focus of media scrutiny last month when he was named in the Wall Street Journal in the context of a row in the US about the State Department’s backing of a Russian technology hub. While there was no suggestion of wrongdoing, the former Fianna Fáil TD was vice-president of multibillionaire...

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