€500,000 BILL FOR ‘STUPID’ COURT CASE AGAINST DONEGAL TD

December 26, 2019 | |Post a Comment

first_imgTHE taxpayer is to be left with a bill of more than half a million euros – thanks to a ‘stupid’ legal challenge against Donegal Sinn Fein representative Pearse Doherty.Mr Doherty had won a legal challenge against the last Fianna Fail government forcing a by-election in Donegal South West last November which he went on to win.Fianna Fail then continued a challenge to the High Court ruling even after the by-election – which the Fine Gael government CONTINUED with…until yesterday when it was taken out of the Supreme Court. The costs of the decision of both governments could run to €500,000.“This case should have been dropped,” said Deputy Doherty.“And it should have been dropped a long long time ago. I asked the new government to drop its appeal and it refused.“The costs will now be picked up by ordinary people.” DONEGALDAILY.COM – DONEGAL’S BIGGEST NEWS WEBSITEADVERTISE FOR JUST €3..click www.donegaldailyclassifieds.com€500,000 BILL FOR ‘STUPID’ COURT CASE AGAINST DONEGAL TD was last modified: October 20th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Pearse Dohertylast_img



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