Dearbhail McDonald and Ralph Riegel: Ten reasons why the DPP refused to prosecute Ian Bailey
An internal review into the garda investigation of the Sophie Toscan du Plantier case, carried out by the DPP’s office, outlined 10 key reasons why the DPP refused to prosecute Ian Bailey. Dearbhail McDonald and Ralph Riegel report
1. Lack of forensic evidence
GARDAI claimed Bailey was the murderer and was scratched on his hands and arms by briars during the struggle.