inquiry into 'insider' NAMA deal


#261

twitter.com/namawinelake


#262

For a while anyway (s)he was running a subscription newsletter. Not sure if it’s still going…


#263

Suspended sentence

8DD

rte.ie/news/2016/0512/787912 … a-farrell/


#264

Good summary of the case here
namawinelake.files.wordpress.co … arrell.pdf


#265

Close…


#266

Half right!


#267

So if I stole a million quid I could expect the judge to be lenient because I’d already suffered the shame of being caught? :neutral_face:


#268

I sometimes fantasize about doing something like that as everyone seems to get away with it here. Perhaps something like the plot of the original version of the movie - “The Producers” without the jail sentence at the end. And substitute pretending to make a software product or building houses instead of putting on a Broadway play.


#269

Well someone was sentenced to 7 years in jail for stealing a million quid today coincidentally.


#270

Another one!
irishtimes.com/news/crime-an … -1.2696507
Ex-Nama official facing trial for leaking information
Paul Pugh (56) charged with intentionally disclosing confidential information by email


#271

Ex-Nama ‘big player’ used knowledge to buy Dublin site, Wallace claims - -> irishtimes.com/news/politics … -1.2720437


#272

I had to sign something like that over a year ago, I do not think this is new

edit: Had to sign that have no connections to previous owners whoever they are


#273

If you’re caught lying do they scowl at you severely?


#274

Harsh but fair.