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#Maurice Quinlivan

From TheJournal.ie Ticketmaster and Seatwave aren't happy with proposed new ticket touting law Maurice Quinlivan

Ticketmaster and Seatwave aren't happy with proposed new ticket touting law

The proposed new law will make it illegal to resale tickets for a profit of more than 10%.

From TheJournal.ie 'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row Strong Words

'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row

Dessie Ellis said he’s passed on the threatening letters to the gardaí.

From TheJournal.ie 'Delusional' Alan Kelly claims water charges have gone off the agenda Haven't Gone Away
From TheJournal.ie The curious case of a leaflet, some street lights and a war of words Gombeen Politics

The curious case of a leaflet, some street lights and a war of words

This leaflet has sparked some harsh words from two councillors and a government minister.

From TheJournal.ie Enda and Gerry are still rowing about Sinn Féin's involvement in a water protest on Monday Water Charges Protest

Enda and Gerry are still rowing about Sinn Féin's involvement in a water protest on Monday

Sinn Féin has called on the Taoiseach to withdraw the remarks, saying the party was not at the protest.

From TheJournal.ie Heroin problem in Limerick is getting worse, says councillor Heroin Use

Heroin problem in Limerick is getting worse, says councillor

9 year old girl was hospitalised in Limerick after falling into a rubbish tip with used heroin syringe.

WILLIE O’DEA CLAIMS he paid more than was necessary in a payout to Sinn Féin’s Maurice Quinlivan. Mr Quinlivan had taken a libel action against the then-Minister of Defence, but they reached a settlement after Mr O’Dea apologised for making false and defamatory statements against him. The comments were made in an interview with a Limerick newspaper in March 2009.

Mr O’Dea told the Limerick Leader that it had been a difficult six months for him, and that he had paid “over and above what the actual libel was worth, according to legal advice – multiples of what the libel was worth.”

Last week, the DPP said it would not prosecute Mr O’Dea for falsely claiming Mr Quinlivan was connected with a brothel. In Feburary, Mr O’Dea was forced to resign his cabinet position over the incident.