Fr Niall Molloy The McGinn Report compiled by Senior Counsel Dominic McGinn and published yesterday is a review of the Serious Crime Review Team (SCRT) and its probe into the investigation of the 1985 death of Roscommon preist  Fr Niall Molloy and the subsequent criminal trial of Richard Flynn. Background to the case can be […]

Taoiseach Enda Kenny in the Dáil yesterday Yesterday. During Leader’s Questions in the Dáil Clare Daly challenged  Taoiseach Enda Kenny on the McGinn review of the Serious Crime Team’s report into the investigation of the death of Fr Niall Molloy in Roscommon in 1985. The report acknowledges problems with many aspects of the case but […]

Journalist Gemma O’Doherty will speak at a public meeting on Fr Molloy case at 8.30pm, Mon Oct 7th in Castlecoote Parish Hall, Roscommon. — JusticeforFrMolloy (@justicefrmolloy) October 4, 2013   “The file was stamped “top secret” but it’s content related to one of the most explosive criminal investigations and trials this century. The file was […]

I have decided to seek a nomination for the Presidency of Ireland. I hope you will support me. My reasons for doing so are here: — Gemma O’Doherty (@gemmaod1) August 19, 2018 From top: Journalist and Presidential hopeful Gemma O’Doherty during the Disclosures Tribunal and her tweet last night; Last night. Via Gemma O’Doherty: […]

From top: today’s GSOC report into complaint of the Garda initial investigation into the death of Fr Niall Molloy in Clara, County Offaly on July 8. 1985 Almost thirty three years to the day Fr Niall Molloy was killed following an attack at a society wedding party in County Offaly, the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission […]

Gemma O’Doherty at Dublin Castle last week Last week, at the Disclosures Tribunal which is examining allegations of a smear campaign against Sgt Maurice McCabe, former Irish Independent journalist Gemma O’Doherty gave evidence before Supreme Court judge Peter Charleton. She told the tribunal that, in 2012, she was contacted by Sgt McCabe’s father who told […]

 Fr Niall Molloy In the 31 years since the death of Fr Niall Molloy many journalists – Veronica Guerin, Gene Kerrigan, Justine McCarthy and Gemma O’Doherty among them – have sought to make sense of what happened that night in Clara, Co. Offaly in July, 1985. But with each apparent breakthrough comes disappointment for the […]