The High Court has struck out proceedings by retired garda sergeant Maurice McCabe and his family against the State, the HSE and the Tusla/Child and Family Agency (CFA) following successful mediation talks last week.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
Maurice McCabe has settled his claim against the State, but denial of events by some should act as a warning that there could be another case like his, says Michael Clifford.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
The Disclosures Tribunal, it would appear, may have been established because of a clerical error.
Sat, 27 Jan, 2018
On day 10 of the Disclosures Tribunal, crime reporter Paul Williams admits that he never checked out the story, writes Michael Clifford.
Wed, 19 Jul, 2017
If elements in the gardaí were intent on smearing Sgt Maurice McCabe they had something to use as the basis for attacking his character, writes Michael Clifford.
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017
Michael Clifford explains how false allegations against Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe threatened to undermine public trust in the institutions of the State
Tue, 13 Jun, 2017
Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald has said the Government will seek to answer the six questions raised by Maurice and Lorraine McCabe as soon as possible.
Fri, 17 Feb, 2017
Fianna Fáil refuses to hold the Government to account, preferring to put its own calculated government ambitions before the good of the country, writes Michael Clifford
Thu, 16 Feb, 2017
Wed, 15 Feb, 2017
The events of recent days have thrown into sharp relief an earlier alleged attempt to smear Sgt Maurice McCabe at the O’Higgins commisison.
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017
Pressure is increasing for the full publication of the O’Higgins report following the broadcast of elements of the report on RTÉ yesterday.
Tue, 10 May, 2016
The lowest point may well have been the death threat from another member of the force.
Sat, 10 May, 2014
The wife of Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe said she got no help from Alan Shatter when she wrote to him about a death threat against her family.
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