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Column: Shatter's focus is on whistleblowers themselves, rather than their allegations
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Column: Shatter's focus is on whistleblowers themselves, rather than their allegations

Jan 28th 2014, 12:29 PM 19 Views 41 Comments

The investigation into the penalty point controversy is minimising the independence of the Garda Ombudsman: the body won’t have autonomous access to the PULSE system or any remit to examine the Commissioner’s role, writes Mick Wallace TD.

We'll find out later today if a serving garda sergeant will appear before the PAC
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We'll find out later today if a serving garda sergeant will appear before the PAC

Jan 28th 2014, 6:15 AM 3,839 Views 17 Comments

But Maurice McCabe’s possible appearance before members of the Public Accounts Committee could yet end-up in the courts.

Callinan has “no difficulty” in providing information to PAC
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Callinan has “no difficulty” in providing information to PAC

Jan 24th 2014, 10:50 PM 11,924 Views 55 Comments

The Commissioner said that he would not discuss the issue of serving sergeant Maurice McCabe appearing before the PAC.

Snowden insists Russia has no access to NSA files
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Snowden insists Russia has no access to NSA files

Oct 18th 2013, 8:32 AM 5,421 Views 31 Comments

In an interview with The New York Times, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says that he did not take any documents with him to Moscow.

Whistleblowers could get up to five years' pay if dismissed unfairly
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Whistleblowers could get up to five years' pay if dismissed unfairly

Jul 3rd 2013, 1:59 PM 4,845 Views 20 Comments

Newly-published bill concerning employees who report wrongdoing outlines extra measures to protect them.

Greater protections for whistleblowers after penalty points furore
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Greater protections for whistleblowers after penalty points furore

May 22nd 2013, 1:13 PM 7,148 Views 31 Comments

Eamon Gilmore said that legislation is currently being drawn up which will be put before government shortly.

Column: Secrecy has led to shameful practices in Ireland - whistle-blower law is needed now
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Column: Secrecy has led to shameful practices in Ireland - whistle-blower law is needed now

Feb 7th 2013, 7:00 AM 75 Views 21 Comments

If the economic downturn has taught us anything, it is the importance of exposing systemic wrong doing, writes Louise Bayliss.

Shatter: Allegations on penalty points concern only 'small minority' of cases
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Shatter: Allegations on penalty points concern only 'small minority' of cases

Dec 11th 2012, 3:01 PM 5,626 Views 48 Comments

The justice minister says fewer than 300 alleged driving offences are being questioned, out of a total of almost 1.5 million.

Garda Commissioner: Investigation into penalty points cancellations will be 'rigorous'
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Garda Commissioner: Investigation into penalty points cancellations will be 'rigorous'

Dec 7th 2012, 11:18 AM 11,201 Views 82 Comments

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan said there was “no question” that a culture of non-enforcement of penalties was being tolerated by the Gardaí.

Government publishes draft legislation aimed at protecting whistleblowers
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Government publishes draft legislation aimed at protecting whistleblowers

Feb 27th 2012, 6:30 PM 2,385 Views 12 Comments

The final legislation is expected to be published by Minister Brendan Howlin later this year.

Draft legislation to protect whistleblowers to be published
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Draft legislation to protect whistleblowers to be published

Feb 20th 2012, 1:34 PM 1,436 Views 19 Comments

The proposed legislation would extend protection to public and private sector workers seeking to expose wrongdoing.

Cabinet to discuss protection for whistleblowers
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Cabinet to discuss protection for whistleblowers

Jan 30th 2012, 3:49 PM 1,342 Views 8 Comments

The issue of whistleblowers, which is contained in the Programme for Government, has been highlighted in recent weeks following the dismissal of Louise Bayliss.

Column: Whistleblowers in banking are doing the right thing - but not for themselves
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Column: Whistleblowers in banking are doing the right thing - but not for themselves

Nov 14th 2011, 8:30 PM 15 Views 8 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson finds that those who try to expose problems in the banking sector and would be heroes anywhere else are made pariahs in their world.

Former Wikileaks spokesman claims he deleted thousands of files
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Former Wikileaks spokesman claims he deleted thousands of files

Aug 22nd 2011, 3:05 PM 241 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Domscheit-Berg says he destroyed about 3,500 unpublished documents that had been forwarded to the whistleblowing website in order to protect sources.

IFSC whistleblowers reporting financial firms to Cental Bank
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IFSC whistleblowers reporting financial firms to Cental Bank

Jun 12th 2011, 12:02 PM 457 Views 1 Comment

The allegations centre on certain banks’ funding falling below minimum levels of liquidity that they are required to have in order to operate.

Labour launches reform policy for parliament and laws
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Labour launches reform policy for parliament and laws

Jan 6th 2011, 4:27 PM 583 Views 0 Comments

Labour’s ‘New Government, Better Government’ policy outlines plans for whistleblowers’ legislation and Seanad abolition.

Top five: classic leaks and whistleblowers
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Top five: classic leaks and whistleblowers

Jul 27th 2010, 5:08 PM 408 Views 1 Comment

In the aftermath of the Wikileaks Afghanistan drama, we remember five other shock disclosures.

Martin Sludden and Howard Webb both receive death threats
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Martin Sludden and Howard Webb both receive death threats

Jul 13th 2010, 12:14 PM 2,592 Views 0 Comments

Who’d be a ref?