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[thejournal.ie] Revenue destroyed a whopping €90m-worth of drugs last year. (22 Jun 2015)

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The revenue  commissioners seized and destroyed almost €90 million-worth of drugs in 2014.

Finance Minister Michael Noonan recently told the Dáil that Revenue destroyed €89,475,465-worth of illegal drugs last year, compared to €18,741,251 in 2013.

He was responding to a parliamentary question asked by Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty.

Item Type:News
Source:thejournal.ie
Date:22 June 2015
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