Written Answers. - Wrongful Arrest.

Jack Wall

Question:

57 Mr. Wall asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the investigation which has been held into the circumstances of the wrongful arrest of persons (details supplied) who were awarded damages of more than ?275,000 in the High Court on 21 May 2003; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [17106/03]

I am considering legal advice on all aspects of the High Court's decision in the case. Accordingly, I do not think it would be appropriate for me to comment further at this stage.