Coffey: ‘I’m clearly being compared to a highwayman’

Coffey: ‘I’m clearly being compared to a highwayman’
Senator Paudie Coffey (left), leaving the courts last week with his constituency rival, Alan Kelly of Labour PIc: Collins

Senator is suing Iconic Media for defamation over article likening him to an 18th-century villain, published three weeks before general election

‘Are you asking the jury to take it literally?” Fine Gael senator Paudie Coffey was asked in mid-cross examination.

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