Saturday 24 February 2018

Ian O'Doherty: Official Ireland... don't you just love it?

Phone records: Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan (left) has expressed her full support for the State’s policy
Phone records: Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan (left) has expressed her full support for the State’s policy
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Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

Has this been the most tedious and irritating week in recent Irish history?

I know there's plenty of competition for that honour but around Wednesday, I really began to despair for the nation.

Not for the first time in the history of this country, we have the sinister prospect of the State apparatus snooping on journalists' phone records.

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