Denis O'Brien is a rich and influential man. Controversial, he has contradicted findings of the Moriarty Tribunal that impugn his character. He has successfully sued a newspaper for questioning his motives in helping the people of Haiti after its earthquake. Some people hate him.
The Irish media this weekend have decided not to report statements made by Catherine Murphy TD in the Dail. Those statements refer to billionaire Denis O'Brien, a major shareholder in Independent News & Media and other important companies in Ireland and abroad.