# mahon - Today’s News
Going to a wedding in Ireland? Here’s what the bride can expect to have on her plate…
# mahon - Thursday 26 June, 2014
*Though it’s still a whopping €159 million.
# mahon - Friday 20 June, 2014
# mahon - Friday 22 November, 2013
The businessman and property developer gave evidence alleging he gave a large cheque to former Fianna Fáil TD Pádraig Flynn when trying to develop a shopping centre.
# mahon - Thursday 1 August, 2013
Young Dublin Fianna Fáil councillor Paul McAuliffe says the corruption revealed in the Mahon report makes it difficult to repair public’s trust in politics.
“He was a sort of slippery type of person and you would want to be very cautious in your dealings with him”.
# mahon - Wednesday 31 July, 2013
Everybody’s talking about Pat Kenny leaving RTÉ, a newly-published chapter from the Mahon report and a man jailed for the manslaughter of Melanie McCarthy McNamara.
The businessman was at the centre of the recent corruption trial which collapsed when witness Frank Dunlop fell ill. Today, Mahon has had its say on his involvement with lands in Carrickmines.
The longest-running inquiry in the history of the State has concluded its report – these were some of the names it focused on.
The final chapter of the report was delayed due to a trial that ultimately collapsed.
The Tribunal has found that Frank Dunlop made the corrupt payments to the councillors on behalf of businessman Jim Kennedy.
Here’s everything you need to know to get to grips with the planning and permission tribunal of inquiry, which published its final chapter this morning.
# mahon - Thursday 4 April, 2013
The woman was arrested at the scene after Gardaí found cannabis worth an estimated €30,000.
# mahon - Saturday 22 December, 2012
In the fallout from the Mahon Tribunal report, the trustees agreed to sign the building over.
# mahon - Tuesday 25 September, 2012
The Cork man died after being critically injured during an altercation outside a pub at the weekend.
# mahon - Thursday 7 June, 2012
The countries suffering the most from the economic turmoil in Europe all have major problems with corruption, writes Nuala Haughey.
# mahon - Monday 21 May, 2012
The Department of the Environment updates its formal estimates on how much the Planning Tribunal will cost the public.
# mahon - Wednesday 16 May, 2012
Dublin councillor Therese Ridge says she did nothing wrong in accepting a donation from Frank Dunlop, an action which the Mahon Tribunal found was inappropriate.
# mahon - Thursday 10 May, 2012
Our essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any other bits and pieces you may have missed…
# mahon - Monday 23 April, 2012
The Sunday Independent reported that the Dublin South TD would resign her seat if censured by Fine Gael over the Mahon Tribunal findings.
# mahon - Thursday 12 April, 2012
Government ministers have faced criticism for meeting with Michael Lowry following the Moriarty Tribunal findings but they argue that they cannot refuse to meet with elected public representatives. What do you think?
# mahon - Tuesday 10 April, 2012
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
A report at the weekend said that authorities could not investigate a corrupt payment made to the former minister because there had been no complaint about it.
A spokesman for one public speaking agency said it had been advised to remove the former Taoiseach’s profile.
# mahon - Sunday 8 April, 2012
The minister for justice responds to criticism from Pat Rabbitte in today’s Sunday Independent, saying full investigations need time.
The former Taoiseach has criticised the media and the findings of the Mahon Tribunal in an interview with the Irish Sun on Sunday today.
# mahon - Saturday 7 April, 2012
Charlie Flanagan has called for the setting-up of an anti-corruption commission in the wake of the Mahon Tribunal findings.
# mahon - Wednesday 4 April, 2012
Minister for Housing Jan O’Sullivan said significant progress is being made in tackling the legacy of Celtic Tiger-era planning.
Current commissioner Maros Sefcovic says Padraig Flynn’s pension may be stripped, but only after he is convicted of an offence.
# mahon - Tuesday 3 April, 2012
An Taisce said alleged irregularities at seven councils had not yet been properly investigated.
# mahon - Sunday 1 April, 2012
We take a closer look at the legislation proposed to be amended to allow Oireachtas members be stripped of their pensions if they are guilty of corruption.
# mahon - Saturday 31 March, 2012
It’s Father Ted’s 60th birthday today. Even if he was still around, he probably couldn’t have been any more on-the-button.
# mahon - Friday 30 March, 2012
The party’s National Executive met this evening to discuss the fallout from the Mahon Report.
The infamous ‘Drumcondra mafia’ have agreed to transfer ownership of Bertie Ahern’s former constituency office back to the party centrally.
# mahon - Thursday 29 March, 2012
Green Party leader Eamon Ryan said the investigations into six councils had been “ready to go” when they were halted by Phil Hogan.
# mahon - Wednesday 28 March, 2012
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.
Michael Smith, one of the two men whose offer of a reward for information about planning corruption led to the Mahon Tribunal, explains why the investigation was a damp squib.