People of Donegal insulted by Judge Seamus Hughes – Cllr McBrearty

District Court Judge Seamus Hughes has been accused of insulting the people of Donegal over comments he made about our attitudes towards gardai in the county.

Last week Judge Hughes launched a scathing attack on the people of Co Donegal claiming they think Gardai are ‘fair game’ while out on duty.

Cllr Frank McBrearty says the Judge was wrong to say there is a lack of respect for the gardai in Donegal.

He suggested that if Judge Hughes - who is a former Fianna Fail TD - wanted to voice his opinion on such matters, he should leave the bench and go back into politics:

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