This Week

This Week

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This Week Sunday 20 April 2014

This Week

This Week

A look at events making the news in the past week with Colm Ó Mongain and Richard Crowley.

Are Mental Health Patients Being Discharged Prematurely?

Are Mental Health Patients Being Discharged Prematurely?

Des Kavanagh of the Psychiatric Nurses Association defends his claim that patients are not receiving adequate care. We also hear from John Saunders of the Mental Health Commission

A Garda statement makes allegations on taping of station phonecalls

A Garda statement makes allegations on taping of station phonecalls

RTÉ's John Burke reports that a Garda alleges that the taping of key calls to Bandon Garda Station was not accidental

What role can Justice Committee play in inquiry into Gardaí?

What role can Justice Committee play in inquiry into Gardaí?

We speak to Sinn Féin's Justice spokesman Pádraig McLaughlin and get his reaction to FG TD Charlie Flanagan's remarks on traveller ethnicity

What now for the Government's banking inquiry?

What now for the Government's banking inquiry?

Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath on how the banking inquiry should proceed; on who should be called and what questions need to be asked

Cracks appear in the peace deal for Ukraine

Cracks appear in the peace deal for Ukraine

For the latest on what’s happening in Eastern Ukraine, we speak to reporter Simon Ostrovsky of ViceNews.com

Russia's view of the agreement

Russia's view of the agreement

Maxim Peshkov, the Russian Ambassador to Ireland, on the provisions of the joint plan

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