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Councillor suspended over conflict of interest breaches

December 14, 2018

The Local Government Commissioner for Standards, Marie Anderson, has imposed a 3 month suspension on Councillor George Duddy (Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council) following an Adjudication Hearing held yesterday (13 December). The decision follows an investigation by Deputy Commissioner Paul McFadden into allegations that Councillor Duddy had breached the rules of the Local Government … Continue reading Councillor suspended over conflict of interest breaches

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Commissioner rules on first local government conflict of interest case

December 6, 2018

The Northern Ireland Local Government Commissioner for Standards has imposed a 3-month partial suspension on Alderman Jim Rodgers (Belfast City Council) following an Adjudication Hearing held in Belfast yesterday (5 December 2018). Alderman Rodgers has been suspended from membership of the East Belfast Area Working Group and the Strategic Policy and Resources Committee of Belfast … Continue reading Commissioner rules on first local government conflict of interest case

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