Wednesday 22 November 2017

Martin's lack of leadership during Collins letter row must be a worry for Fianna Fail

JOHN Deasy was sacked as opposition justice spokesman for smoking a fag. Niall Collins wrote a letter to a judge on behalf of a drug dealer appealing for him not to be put in prison and stays on as opposition justice spokesman.

Back in the early days of the smoking ban a decade ago, Mr Deasy was Fine Gael's justice spokesman and lit up on three occasions in the Dail Members' Bar.

Enda Kenny dismissed him the following day.

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