The Director of Public Prosecutions v Declan Mulligan


23 May 2022


Dundalk Circuit Criminal Court


His Honour Judge Patrick Quinn


On 2 February 2022, Mr Declan Mulligan, with an address at Ballinfuil, Hackballscross, Dundalk Upper, County Louth, pleaded guilty to an offence, contrary to Section 102(3)(a)(i) of the Finance Act, 1999, as amended:

  • Being knowingly concerned without the consent in writing of the Revenue Commissioners, in removing or attempting to remove from mineral oil a marker


On 23 May 2022, at Dundalk Circuit Criminal Court, Judge Quinn sentenced Mr Mulligan to be imprisoned for a period of 3 years, such sentence to date from 23 May 2022, with the final 18 months of said sentence suspended on the accused entering into a Bond to keep the peace and be of good behaviour for a period of 18 months post release, own surety of €200. Bond entered in open Court.