Work so far

Supreme Court rulings

NAMA vs Commissioner for Environmental Information

High Court rulings

NAMA vs Commissioner for Environmental Information

NAMA vs Commissioner for Environmental Information (stay issue)

Information Commissioner decisions

Gavin Sheridan and Department of Finance (FOI Act 2014)
Gavin Sheridan and Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (FOI Act 2014)
Gavin Sheridan and the Department of Communications, Energy & Natural Resources (FOI Act 2014) (Under High Court appeal)
Gavin Sheridan and The Industrial Development Agency

Commissioner for Environmental Information decisions

Gavin Sheridan and An Garda Síochána
Gavin Sheridan and Dublin City Council
Gavin Sheridan and Central Bank of Ireland
Gavin Sheridan and the National Asset Management Agency
Gavin Sheridan and Anglo Irish Bank

Posts resulting from obtaining previously unreleased documents 

‘Ombudsman has serious concerns about Fahey statements‘ – leaked letter from Ombudsman to Oireachtas Agriculture Committee where the Ombudsman cast doubts on the accuracy of Fahey’s statements to the Committee.

New information relating to Terence Wheelock case – the Wheelock family’s version of Garda Ombudsman’s report on Mr Wheelock’s death in a Garda cell. It shows at least one garda involved had a history of similar incidents.

Guidelines relating to Rody Molloy’s pension – Documents show Rody Molloy’s pension did not fall within departmental and legislative guidelines, despite Government claims.

Dempsey correspondence – Documents show Noel Dempsey had very little contact with his department while he holidayed in Malta during “snow chaos”.

Press mentions of

Opening our processes of democracy to scrutiny – Hugh Linehan, The Irish Times, August 4, 2010

We didn’t need IMF to tell us to target needy
– Vincent Browne, The Irish Times, November 24, 2010

Fás annual expenses claims fell to €2.5m after controversy – Colm Keena, The Irish Times, May 15, 2010.

Callely will have done us a favour if his greed speeds end of the Seanad, Matt Cooper, Irish Examiner, June 4, 2010

HSE staff claimed €260m in expenses – Shane Phelan, Irish Independent, December 18, 2010


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