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CLONES-BASED GARDA RESIGNS OVER PENALTY POINTS CONTROVERSY

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13 May 2013 Comments Off on CLONES-BASED GARDA RESIGNS OVER PENALTY POINTS CONTROVERSY
CLONES-BASED GARDA RESIGNS OVER PENALTY POINTS  CONTROVERSY

A Clones-based garda who was involved in highlighting the penalty points controversy has resigned from the force after stating that his position had become “untenable”. Garda John Wilson is quoted in this week’s Sunday Independent as feeling he had “no choice” but to stand down as a result of his having revealed details of penalty-point terminations that are now the subject of an official inquiry. A native of Co Cavan, Garda Wilson, aged 50, is a nephew of the late Tanaiste, John Wilson TD, and a brother of ...