The Chilling Effect

John Devitt, from Transparency International Ireland, above, writes: “The sacking of an award-winning investigative journalist who had reported on Garda malpractice could deter other reporters from exposing the abuse of power in Ireland. Gemma O’Doherty, an investigative reporter and chief features writer at the Irish Independent newspaper, was dismissed last month. The Guardian newspaper reports that her … Continue reading The Chilling Effect