Gardaí Called To Enoch Burke's Disciplinary Hearing

Enoch Burke has been suspended with full pay arising from an issue over how he refers to a transitioning student.

Gardaí were called to the disciplinary involving school teacher Enoch Burke and his school in Westmeath.

Enoch Burke has been suspended with full pay arising from an issue over how he refers to a transitioning student.

Yesterday, an injunction to stop today's proceedings was rejected by the High Court because of Enoch Burke's failure to comply with an order to stay away from his school.

Legal Affairs Editor with the Irish Independent is Shane Phelan - he said it wasn't straightforward - particularly when the Board of Management's chair John Rogers was too sick to attend:

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