Orde: we are the professionals – not Sinn Fein!

Hugh Orde in response to Sinn Fein criticism at the way he’s investigating the McCartney case: “There is no point bringing someone in who then, quite properly, if a suspect exercises their right to silence and says nothing. That does not develop the case”.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty