Garda Superintendent David Taylor has applied for retirement after being suspended from the force.
The protected disclosure made by former garda press officer Supt David Taylor "is essentially a work of fiction", lawyers for An Garda Síochana have told the Charleton Tribunal.
Martin Callinan can’t understand why so many people are claiming that he had some terrible things to say about Sergeant Maurice McCabe.
A garda superintendent has stated he did and said nothing that could have given rise to an incorrect allegation that garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe was “blackmailing” a senior colleague.
She wanted to staff the Charleton liaison unit with retired gardaí and the Department of Justice seemed willing to go along with that without exercising due diligence, writes Michael Clifford.
Whistleblower Maurice McCabe has demanded that Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald and other ministers reveal if they were ever briefed on false sex abuse claims peddled against him.
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