Businessman Jim Kennedy and his company Jackson Way Properties (JWP) have lost a High Court challenge to a refusal to provide information about land in Carrickmines, south Dublin, which has been the subject of years of litigation.
Fri, 14 Feb, 2020
The Criminal Assets Bureau has withdrawn a legal action seeking to have a company of businessman Jim Kennedy pay to the State monies it is claimed came from the alleged corrupt enrichment of the firm following rezoning of land at Carrickmines, Dublin.
Thu, 19 Jun, 2014
As the old saying goes, it’s a long road without a turn, and for Messrs Frank Dunlop, Jim Kennedy, Liam Cosgrave, Don Lydon, Colm McGrath and Tony Fox that fateful bend arrived yesterday when the damning last chapter of the Mahon Tribunal on Planning and Payments was finally published.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2013
From bankers to politicians and developers, our legal system has an inexcusable history of putting justice on the long finger. The collapse of the corruption trial involving businessman Jim Kennedy and three former councillors is the latest example of this national failure.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2013
Businessman Jim Kennedy has secured permission from the High Court to challenge a judge's refusal to require former Government press secretary Frank Dunlop give sworn testimony for the purpose of criminal proceedings against Mr Kennedy.
Tue, 22 Jan, 2013
Businessman Jim Kennedy is challenging a judge's refusal to require former Government press secretary and lobbyist Frank Dunlop give sworn testimony for the purpose of criminal proceedings against Mr Kennedy.
Mon, 21 Jan, 2013
The Supreme Court has today granted businessman Jim Kennedy's a stay pending the determination by the Supreme Court of his appeal against the High Court's refusal to stop his trial for allegedly making corrupt payments in relation to the rezoning of lands in Co Dublin.
Fri, 29 Jul, 2011