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Despite a resignation on Tuesday and numerous statements in the Dail yesterday, many questions remain about the controversies engulfing An Garda Siochana and the Minister for Justice. Will a large number of court cases be tainted because of secret recordings at Garda stations? What were the circumstances in which former Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan stepped down? And how can the government get itself out of this mess? The issue of the Commissioner's departure was discussed in the Dail yesterday, with the Taoiseach confirmed that a government official had visited Martin Callinan before he stepped down. Sean was joined by Tom ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0327/604854-today-with-sean-o-rourke-thursday-27-march-2014/?clipid=1519114
Justice Minister Alan Shatter has demanded a full explanation of allegations that the Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission has been the victim of a sophisticated spying operation. It’s expected that Minister Shatter who reportedly only became aware of the spying allegations after reading yesterdays front page Sunday Times report will meet with Senior representatives of GSOC this afternoon. Sean spoke to to Sinn Fein’s Padraig Mc Lochlainn who is Chair of the Oireachtas Public Services Oversight Committe and Tom Brady, Security Editor of the Irish Independent.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0210/503392-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-10-february-2014/?clipid=1414397
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...