The former president of and General Secretary of the Association of Garda Sergeants’ & Inspectors (AGSI) have settled their defamation actions against the Publishers of the Irish Mail on Sunday. The terms include an apology read to the High Court which said Associated Newspapers accept that an “untrue” report was published in the Irish Mail on Sunday, Feb. 24th 2013.
The front-page report said that AGSI’s then president Willie Gleeson and General Secretary John Redmond had travelled together on a golfing trip to Spain and were therefore unable to attend a meeting requested by the Garda Commissioner. “Neither men play golf and were not on such a trip, nor did they miss such a meeting”.
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