Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Questions (458)

Pádraig MacLochlainn

Question:

458. Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if his Department or An Garda Síochána has received any complaints or requests for an investigation as a result of a BBC "Panorama" programme in 2001 which revealed that a large amount of hacked material forming part of the Leveson inquiry in Britain was filtered through this State; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [30309/13]

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Written answers (Question to Justice)

My Department has no record of correspondence of the kind referred to by the Deputy. I have asked An Garda Síochána for the position insofar as they are concerned and I will contact the Deputy directly as soon as the response is to hand.