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Shatter: successful court challenge a 'huge relief'

Court of Appeal finds unanimously in favour of former Justice Minister's challenge to Guerin report

10th November, 2016

Former Minister for Justice has welcomed the Court of Appeal's unanimous judgment in his favour following his legal challenge to the Sean Guerin report which was published in May 2014.

He described the outcome as "a huge relief".

Alan Shatter said that the Guerin report had made "findings and conclusions which criticised my competence as Minister, and the manner in which I dealt with the complaints of Sergeant Maurice McCabe, without ever speaking with me or...

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