No justice or revenge – but what did we expect?
In entrepreneurial Ireland, if you play ball, don't take notes or ask questions then the odds are you will thrive, writes Gene Kerrigan
Inevitably, as soon as the verdict emerged, closely followed by a grinning Sean FitzPatrick, social media went slightly berserk. Things were said about the jury and about the judge.
Sean FitzPatrick is innocent not only because a jury said so, but because that's what the evidence suggests.
We'll get to the trial itself in a moment – the innocent, the guilty and the regulators who didn't regulate.