Archive for the ‘Justice’ Category
By Jacob Richards
Undoubtedly today’s resignation of Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan is a welcome development in the ongoing saga that is Garda accountability, transparency and the force’s treatment of whistle-blowers. It is clear that the Commissioner’s position has been untenable for quite some time. His lack of tenability was only consolidated with remarks made to the PAC that the actions of whistle-blowers Maurice McCabe and John Wilson had been “disgusting”.
Justice Watch Ireland Press Release
The decision by Mr Justice Gillen to refuse a ban on the Sunday World reporting unsubstantiated allegations of the most serious nature against Colin Fulton is, we believe, a serious breach of Mr Fulton’s rights under the European Convention on Human Rights.
Statements on Allegations in relation to An Garda Síochána, Click link below to watch Clare’s contribution to the latest debate on this issue.
Clare speaks on Shane Ross’s Amendment to the Judicial Appointments Bill on the need for accountability in the judicial system and real regulation for judges.