Justice Minister Helen McEntee will face a grilling in the Dáil this evening over the appointment of Judge Seamus Woulfe.
McEntee has agreed to come before the Dáil after a week of bitter clashes between the opposition and government.
Meanwhile the Oireachtas Justice Committee has agreed to hold hearings into how judges are appointed following the controversy.
Committee Chair, Kildare North Fianna Fáil TD, James Lawless, says the process of how judges are appointed is far from clear:
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