The process to nominate Maire Whelan to the Court of Appeal was correctly followed, according to the Health Minister.
Simon Harris says it’s time to move on now that Ms Whelan has been appointed.
Minister Harris says the Minister for Justice brought one name to Cabinet for the Court of Appeal, as is the proper process:
Image: Maire Whelan Appointed. Former Attorney General Maire Whelan, was appointed a judge of the Court of Appeal by President Michael D Higgins, in Aras an Uachtarain today.Photo: Eamonn Farrell/RollingNews.ie