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    Drivetime Tuesday 5 February 2013

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    Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
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    McAleese Report on Magdalene Laundries published

    Fergal Keane outlines the findings of the McAleese Report into state involvement with the Magdalene Laundries between 1922 and 1996
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    Horsemeat latest - Martin McAdam identified

    Philip Boucher-Hayes reports on the latest development in the horsemeat contamination scandal and names Martin McAdam as a meat trader who unwittingly provided several companies with Polish product contaminated with horse DNA
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    Magdalene Laundries - a historical perspective

    Prof Diarmaid Ferriter looks at the role the laundries played in Irish society, politics and culture
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    Personal Testimonies from inside the Magdalene Laundries

    Brian Lally hears the stories of women sent to the laundries and gets their reaction to the McAleese Report
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    The Promissory Note - How likely is a default?

    Professor of Economics at NUI Galway, John McHale on negotiations for our promissory note payment of 3.1 Billion Euro due at the end of March.
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    Magdalene Report - Sally Mulready

    Cllr Sally Mulready of the Irish Women's Survivors Network reacts to the McAleese Report into the Magdalene Laundries
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    Magdalene Report - James Smith

    Prof James Smith of Justice for Magdalene group and author of "Ireland's Magdalene Laundries and the Nation's Architecture of Containment" reacts to the McAleese Report

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