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'Like a hen un-laying an egg': Dáil row erupts over the deletion of the Guerin report
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'Like a hen un-laying an egg': Dáil row erupts over the deletion of the Guerin report

May 13th 2020, 1:41 PM 28,793 Views 18 Comments

Disagreement emerged between members over the deletion of the Guerin report from the Oireachtas Library.

'I was constantly being vilified': Alan Shatter speaks of 'years of upset and difficulty' since resignation
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'I was constantly being vilified': Alan Shatter speaks of 'years of upset and difficulty' since resignation

May 30th 2019, 12:10 PM 16,188 Views 50 Comments

The former justice minister resigned over a garda whistleblower controversy in 2014.

Donohoe 'stands by' Taoiseach's actions during Garda whistleblower case, as Shatter pens new book 'Frenzy and Betrayal'
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Donohoe 'stands by' Taoiseach's actions during Garda whistleblower case, as Shatter pens new book 'Frenzy and Betrayal'

Updated May 29th 2019, 5:05 PM 30,761 Views 35 Comments

Shatter has spoken out for the first time about the lead up to his resignation from government.

Ex-pro boxer Jim Rock loses car crash damages claim against ex-justice minister Alan Shatter
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Ex-pro boxer Jim Rock loses car crash damages claim against ex-justice minister Alan Shatter

Apr 9th 2019, 6:09 PM 34,366 Views 16 Comments

Rock sued Shatter at Dublin District Court for €1,800 after the accident on 2 December 2015.

Supreme Court rejects appeal against Alan Shatter's successful challenge to Guerin report
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Supreme Court rejects appeal against Alan Shatter's successful challenge to Guerin report

Feb 26th 2019, 1:12 PM 16,229 Views 12 Comments

The Guerin report looked into the handling of Shatter of claims made by Maurice McCabe.

Shane Ross: 'I sometimes think he's got a picture of me and he's throwing darts'
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Shane Ross: 'I sometimes think he's got a picture of me and he's throwing darts'

Jul 26th 2018, 3:27 PM 13,350 Views 30 Comments

The MInister for Transport and former justice minister have been arguing over Stepaside Garda Station.

Shatter slams proposed trade ban with lands occupied by Israel; Senator tells him to take the time to read the Bill
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Shatter slams proposed trade ban with lands occupied by Israel; Senator tells him to take the time to read the Bill

Jul 5th 2018, 7:38 PM 26,507 Views 106 Comments

Former Justice Minister Alan Shatter accused Fianna Fáil of ‘losing their moral compass’ by supporting the Bill.

Alan Shatter is suing the Irish Times
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Alan Shatter is suing the Irish Times

May 25th 2018, 6:00 AM 24,126 Views 0 Comments

It is the second time he has launched legal proceedings against the publication in the past six months.

McCabe's name was 'blackened'... but what now that the smear campaign claims aren't backed up?
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McCabe's name was 'blackened'... but what now that the smear campaign claims aren't backed up?

May 21st 2018, 12:05 AM 24,132 Views 0 Comments

It’s not looking as bad as it did for Martin Callinan, but he still has questions to answer this week at Dublin Castle.

Shatter tells Tribunal that dealing with McCabe's claims was like 'sinking in quicksand'
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Shatter tells Tribunal that dealing with McCabe's claims was like 'sinking in quicksand'

May 17th 2018, 4:20 PM 17,579 Views 0 Comments

The former justice minister was giving evidence this afternoon at Dublin Castle.

DPC 'welcomes detailed analysis' by High Court after appeal by Alan Shatter upheld
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DPC 'welcomes detailed analysis' by High Court after appeal by Alan Shatter upheld

Nov 9th 2017, 4:10 PM 12,313 Views 55 Comments

The appeal concerned an infamous appearance by Shatter and Wexford TD Mick Wallace on RTÉ’s Prime Time in 2013.

'More cock-up than conspiracy': Shatter defends gardaí, but hits out at Kenny
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'More cock-up than conspiracy': Shatter defends gardaí, but hits out at Kenny

Apr 7th 2017, 10:55 AM 11,574 Views 30 Comments

The former Justice Minister said the Taoiseach and Attorney General’s actions might be “a resigning matter”.

Taoiseach rejects Alan Shatter's claims that he has a 'casual relationship with the truth'
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Taoiseach rejects Alan Shatter's claims that he has a 'casual relationship with the truth'

Mar 3rd 2017, 4:31 PM 10,534 Views 45 Comments

In a statement, the government referenced Shatter’s resignation letter where he called Kenny an “extraordinary Taoiseach”.

Alan Shatter wants 'his good name vindicated' by Taoiseach after Court of Appeal decision
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Alan Shatter wants 'his good name vindicated' by Taoiseach after Court of Appeal decision

Mar 2nd 2017, 4:32 PM 10,281 Views 46 Comments

A Court of Appeal ruled that the Guerin report reached “seriously damaging” conclusions.

'My concerns were entirely ignored by government': Alan Shatter on Guerin report
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'My concerns were entirely ignored by government': Alan Shatter on Guerin report

Nov 23rd 2016, 8:55 PM 17,246 Views 29 Comments

Earlier this month, the Court of Appeal unanimously granted Alan Shatter’s appeal to challenge the Guerin Report.

FactCheck: Is Fine Gael right to claim the credit for a fall in mortgages in arrears?
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FactCheck: Is Fine Gael right to claim the credit for a fall in mortgages in arrears?

Nov 23rd 2016, 7:59 PM 15,399 Views 42 Comments

Fine Gael has been on Twitter and Facebook, promoting a set of claims about its role in the fall of mortgages in arrears. Do they check out?

Alan Shatter wins appeal to challenge Guerin report
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Alan Shatter wins appeal to challenge Guerin report

Nov 10th 2016, 11:01 AM 7,076 Views 24 Comments

The report focussed on Shatter’s handling of complaints made by Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe.

Alan Shatter says he was spat at and abused following his resignation
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Alan Shatter says he was spat at and abused following his resignation

May 13th 2016, 12:00 PM 13,952 Views 94 Comments

He said it was “reasonable” to ask the Taoiseach and his former colleagues to correct the Dáil record.

How can you have good policing in a 'deplorable' garda station full of trainees?
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How can you have good policing in a 'deplorable' garda station full of trainees?

May 12th 2016, 6:05 AM 27,221 Views 40 Comments

With 22 probationary gardaí in 2008, Bailieboro was effectively a mini Templemore.

Alan Shatter wants Dáil record changed in wake of O'Higgins report
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Alan Shatter wants Dáil record changed in wake of O'Higgins report

May 11th 2016, 7:50 PM 10,715 Views 32 Comments

He said today that he wants the Dáil record to be cleared as the Guerin report had been accepted in full.

Alan Shatter says Enda Kenny gave him 'no choice' but to resign
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Alan Shatter says Enda Kenny gave him 'no choice' but to resign

Apr 27th 2016, 3:20 PM 15,453 Views 57 Comments

Shatter has called for the immediate publication of the O’Higgins report into garda corruption.

Leo responds to Alan Shatter's dig, says he's 'charming as always'
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Leo responds to Alan Shatter's dig, says he's 'charming as always'

Mar 4th 2016, 12:21 PM 31,651 Views 50 Comments

“We won’t just stay in government for the sake of it, we won’t be clinging to power.”

10 things about Ireland's general election the world needs to understand
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# Glad It's Over

10 things about Ireland's general election the world needs to understand

Mar 3rd 2016, 9:30 PM 6,703 Views 2 Comments

Political discourse can involve One Direction. That’s how it works here.

We put Leo in charge of communications, God help us - Shatter
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We put Leo in charge of communications, God help us - Shatter

Mar 2nd 2016, 12:10 PM 49,301 Views 82 Comments

The former TD insists he’s not “out to get” anybody, but he’s warning another election is likely in the next 18 months.

Shatter alleges 'unnecessary interference' by Fine Gael in managing vote
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Shatter alleges 'unnecessary interference' by Fine Gael in managing vote

Feb 27th 2016, 10:13 PM 27,208 Views 56 Comments

The former justice minister said leaflets were distributed during the week instructing voters to give Josepha Madigan their number one.

Former Justice Minister Alan Shatter loses Dáil seat
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Former Justice Minister Alan Shatter loses Dáil seat

Feb 27th 2016, 8:35 PM 27,163 Views 120 Comments

The former minister for justice lost his seat to the deputy leader of the Green Party Catherine Martin.

Alan Shatter claims someone is snipping the cable ties on his posters
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Alan Shatter claims someone is snipping the cable ties on his posters

Feb 14th 2016, 8:37 AM 20,085 Views 112 Comments

The former minister said he believes political opponents are sabotaging his campaign.

'When you tell the truth in politics you get into trouble - but the truth helps me sleep at night'
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'When you tell the truth in politics you get into trouble - but the truth helps me sleep at night'

Feb 7th 2016, 8:30 PM 15,768 Views 82 Comments

Alan Shatter opens up on the controversies that forced him to resign, Leo Varadkar and whether he says ‘hello’ to Mick Wallace.

Alan Shatter has a lot to say about 'venomous' online abuse
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Alan Shatter has a lot to say about 'venomous' online abuse

Feb 6th 2016, 8:30 PM 18,604 Views 118 Comments

“I think we have a problem here.”

Alan Shatter told us all about his famous campaign balls
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Alan Shatter told us all about his famous campaign balls

Feb 4th 2016, 9:30 AM 14,826 Views 43 Comments

The Fine Gael TD has an unusual election prop.

Alan Shatter to table Dáil motion calling for "immediate release" of Ibrahim Halawa
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Alan Shatter to table Dáil motion calling for "immediate release" of Ibrahim Halawa

Jan 29th 2016, 7:30 PM 14,426 Views 145 Comments

The Fine Gael TD for south Dublin is hoping to table the motion next week, depending on when the general election is called.

Alan Shatter says that some gardaí use the Pulse system as a social network for "gossip"
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Alan Shatter says that some gardaí use the Pulse system as a social network for "gossip"

Jan 28th 2016, 2:39 PM 18,291 Views 43 Comments

Shatter said he had raised this issue with Martin Callinan.

'I exploded': 5 fascinating stories from Eamon Gilmore's new book
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'I exploded': 5 fascinating stories from Eamon Gilmore's new book

Nov 7th 2015, 8:00 AM 16,919 Views 52 Comments

The stuff you haven’t already read about.

Reprinting the punt and pulling out of government: A look inside Eamon Gilmore's new book
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Reprinting the punt and pulling out of government: A look inside Eamon Gilmore's new book

Nov 1st 2015, 12:34 PM 17,911 Views 89 Comments

Here’s some of what the former Tánaiste has revealed.

Marriage Equality jumped another legal hurdle today as marriages move closer
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Marriage Equality jumped another legal hurdle today as marriages move closer

Oct 7th 2015, 1:17 PM 7,356 Views 86 Comments

The bill will now move to the Seanad before it is enacted.

Alan Shatter pips local councillor by nine votes to win Fine Gael nomination in south Dublin
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Alan Shatter pips local councillor by nine votes to win Fine Gael nomination in south Dublin

Oct 2nd 2015, 10:20 PM 23,956 Views 107 Comments

The former justice minister faced a battle to ensure he could run in the next general election.

Johnny Ronan backtracks: Nama is 'not comparable to Nazi horrors'
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Johnny Ronan backtracks: Nama is 'not comparable to Nazi horrors'

Sep 27th 2015, 10:43 AM 21,062 Views 50 Comments

The property developer was heavily criticised after using a Nazi slogan in his submission to the banking inquiry.

Enda Kenny and the Attorney General should resign - political integrity requires nothing less
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Enda Kenny and the Attorney General should resign - political integrity requires nothing less

Sep 22nd 2015, 9:30 PM 126 Views 87 Comments

To defend the Taoiseach’s disingenuousness and the Attorney General’s incompetence is to harm the integrity of politics, writes a former advisor to Alan Shatter.

Micheál Martin says a gun was put to Martin Callinan's head
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Micheál Martin says a gun was put to Martin Callinan's head

Sep 22nd 2015, 12:10 PM 15,831 Views 55 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Don't believe the spin, the Fennelly report is a big problem for Enda Kenny
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Don't believe the spin, the Fennelly report is a big problem for Enda Kenny

Sep 2nd 2015, 12:55 PM 19,958 Views 124 Comments

Analysis: Government efforts to portray the report as clearing Enda Kenny may not work.

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