Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Questions (458)

Pádraig MacLochlainn


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.