Committee to resume deliberations on Callely expenses

Committee to resume deliberations on Callely expenses

The committee investigating Senator Ivor Callely's expenses bill will resume deliberations in private later.

The group considered the situation behind closed doors for several hours yesterday evening, once all evidence was heard.

Mr Callely was being grilled over why he claimed more than over €80,000 in expenses from an address in West Cork, when his constituency office is in Clontarf.

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