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   June        .14 On the 14th of  June 1989 , businessman Mr Michael Smurfit of the JEFFERSON SMURFIT GROUP , the
                   ultimate holding company of
SMURFIT FINANCE LTD - the owners of the last three Charges of the Dublin
                   Corporation's favoured developers ...G. SAUNDERS & COMPANY LIMITED - after being solicited by Mr
                   Charles Haughey ,leader of the Fianna Fail opposition party , for money(for the party...) ;authorised
                   the transfer of the
sterling equivalent of IR£60,000 from the JOHN JEFFERSON SMURFIT MONEGASQUE
                   FOUNDATION to to a
sterling account at HENRY ANSBACHER and Co.,... in LONDON...

                   ..."...the same account through which very substantial sums of money appear to have been paid by Ben
                          Dunne and Dermot Desmond for the benefit of Charles Haughey.
                          The businessman said with the passage of time it was
difficult to recall what occured in 
                          regard to the donation made by by the
JOHN JEFFERSON SMURFIT MONEGASQUE FOUNDATION to 
                          Fianna Fail in 1989.
                          Mr Smurfit said he had not yet had
an opportunity to inspect the files of the foundation and
                          would make them available to the tribunal as soon as he had them.
                          He
believed the donation was solicited by Charles Haughey who requested him to deal with Des
                          Traynor with regard to the payment details.
                                                                                                                                                  ..."...
                   [ " Haughey ' solicited ' a £60,000 donation from me , Smurfit says ", Irish Independent , Wednesday
                       June 28th, 2000 , page 11 ; Moriarty Tribunal  ]

                   ..."...In the course of his evidence , a relaxed-looking Dr Smurfit explained how Charlie contacted
                          him looking for a donation for the party and asked him to deal with Des Traynor , and further
                          explained how documentation from
Monaco had been delayed because of the French air traffic con
                          trollers' strike on Monday.
                          The witness was thanked and asked to stand down.
                                                                                                               ..."...
                   [ " Was there a doctor in the house?  Well, not for more than a few minutes ", Miriam Lord ,Irish
                       Independent , Wednesday June 28th ,2000 , page 11;Moriarty Tribunal  ]

                   ..."...A Former Fianna Fail fundraiser said yesterday that he did not instruct property developer
                          Mark Kavanagh about any arrangements to hand over £100,000 to Charles Haughey .
                       ...Mr (Paul) Kavanagh insisted he did not have involvement with Des Traynor in relation to party
                          fundraising and he never received contributions through Mr Traynor from businessman Michael
                          Smurfit.                             ..."...



       1989
   June        .15 On the 15th of June 1989 , polling day in the 1989 General Elections in Eire , Mr Charles Haughey 
                   received money from Mr Mark Kavanagh , property developer , at Haughey's home in Kinsealey , North 
                   Dublin , via Mr Kavanagh's company CUSTOM HOUSE DOCKS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY LTD .       
                   Mr Kavanagh paid a total of £100,000 to Mr Haughey's Fianna Fail party in June 1989 , of which 
                  
£75,000
                   ..."...ended up in accounts used for the benefit of ...Mr Charles Haughey..."
                   Mr Kavanagh made out one cheque to Fianna Fail for £25,000 
                   ..."...but in addition three seperate bank drafts payable to the bearer, in effect cash." ( £75,000).
                   Mr Sean Fleming , Fianna Fail member of parliament and Finance Director of  Fianna Fail was asked by
                   Mr Haughey to record the £25,000 cheque from Mr Kavanagh ,  made out to Fianna Fail as
                   ..."...
anonymous...." in the party's books.
                   ..."...A number of donations were recorded as " anonymous " , including
another £50,000 which  Mr
                   Haughey told him had come from leading businessman , Michael Smurfit...

                                                                                           ..."...
                  [ Brian Dowling , Irish Independent , Wednesday June 28th , 2000 , page 1 ; Moriarty Tribunal ]



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