McGowan v The Commissioner of An Garda Siochana & others [2017]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Case Reference
    IEHC 841
  • Legal Body
    High Court of Ireland (IEHC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
Issues covered:

This case involved an application for judicial review of the first respondents establishment of a board of inquiry to investigate alleged disciplinary breaches of the applicant. The applicant was investigated for alleged breaches of discipline following her failure to investigate a sexual abuse complaint by a member of the public. The applicant was put on notice that there appeared to have been an alleged breach of discipline and that a force member had been appointed to investigate same.

The applicant had been provided with brief details of the conduct alleged which included the provision of misleading information to a number of concerned parties re the status of the investigation, her

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This article is correct at 26/04/2018

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