Fionnán Sheahan: Kafkaesque tale of ‘Garda M’ being prosecuted for doing his duty marks a watershed

Safety fears and disquiet over decision to charge

Emergency services at the scene of the fatal road crash involving a truck and a car which occurred on the N7 at Junction 3, just before Rathcoole. Photo: Damien Storan.

Fionnán Sheahan

“Judgement does not come suddenly; the proceedings gradually merge into the judgement.”– Franz Kafka, The Trial