Christy Burke accuses his constituency rival Mary Lou McDonald of trying to smear him - Irish Mirror

Former Lord Mayor of Dublin Christy Burke has accused his constituency rival Mary Lou McDonald of trying to smear him. The Sinn Fein deputy leader tweeted a picture at the weekend of Mr Burke with waterboarding thug Jonathan Dowdall. Dowdall ...

Sinn Fein councillor case 'snapshot of horrors IRA inflicted' - Belfast Newsletter

A unionist MLA has hit out at a “wholly unconvincing” statement from Sinn Fein in which the party expressed horror at the fact one of its ex-councillors held a man captive and subjected him to a three-hour ordeal. Jim Allister, TUV MLA, was reacting to ...

Angry Burke says McDonald 'stooped to new low' with Dowdall tweet - Irish Times

Dublin city councillor Christy Burke claimed on Sunday Mary Lou McDonald had “stooped to a new low” by tweeting a picture of the former Lord Mayor with Jonathan Dowdall. The Sinn Féin deputy leader posted a picture of Dowdall and Burke from ...

Sinn Fein's deafening silence on McDonald's link to Dowdall - Irish Independent

Sinn Fein has refused to answer any questions about Mary Lou McDonald's links to former Sinn Fein councillor Jonathan Dowdall, who the Special Criminal Court last week heard "waterboarded" and threatened to kill a man he believed was trying to defraud ...

Waterboarding Sinn Feiner was serving councillor - The Times (subscription)

The businessman who pleaded guilty to “waterboarding” a fraudster at his Dublin home was a serving Sinn Fein councillor and political ally of Mary Lou McDonald when the offences took place. Jonathan Dowdall, 39, is due to be sentenced by the Special ...