Berry to sue the media…

It’s been a long time coming, but at last Paul Berry has fired his returning salvo in his campaign to clear his name of allegations first made in the Sunday World. At the time the paper was convinced they had a watertight legal bottom line. The timing could not have been more damaging for the party – just four days before the General and Council Elections.

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