# acta - Saturday 29 December, 2012
Stabbings at the Swedish House Mafia gig, Ireland’s copyright laws under threat, and topless Kate Middleton – these are the stories you read this year.
# acta - Wednesday 26 December, 2012
From Savita Halappanavar to puppies rescued from a Dublin car, these were the most shared TheJournal.ie articles on Facebook this year.
From Maeve Binchy to the fatal Swedish House Mafia concert, these are TheJournal.ie stories which were shared the most on Twitter this year.
# acta - Thursday 20 December, 2012
The controversial international counterfeiting treaty will no longer be sent to the European Court of Justice.
# acta - Wednesday 4 July, 2012
The European parliament has massively rejected a controversial global pact to battle counterfeiting and online piracy, quashing any possibility of EU ratification.
# acta - Thursday 21 June, 2012
All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…
The international trade committee has said that the European Parliament should not ratify ACTA next month.
# acta - Friday 4 May, 2012
Digital Agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes says we’re likely “to be in a world without SOPA and without ACTA”.
# acta - Wednesday 25 April, 2012
TD for Clare Michael McNamara was speaking about ACTA at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg.
# acta - Thursday 5 April, 2012
Commissioners yesterday agreed the terms of a legal submission asking the court to rule on whether the treaty is legal.
# acta - Tuesday 3 April, 2012
In a discussion on copyright today, Junior Minister Sean Sherlock said the Attorney General was never shown a copy of an alternative proposal for copyright law in Ireland.
# acta - Wednesday 22 February, 2012
Your nightly news round-up of the day’s biggest stories…
The EU’s trade commissioner Karel De Gucht wants to see whether the anti-counterfeiting rules are in breach of EU freedoms.
# acta - Saturday 18 February, 2012
‘The February March’ against the controversial international anti-counterfeiting agreement will take place later today.
# acta - Tuesday 14 February, 2012
Bulgaria may join the growing list of EU countries delaying their ratification of the controversial ACTA legislation…
# acta - Saturday 11 February, 2012
Demonstrators expressing concern over EU copyright legislation and online censorship gathered in cities from London to Tallinn today.
# acta - Saturday 4 February, 2012
Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…
Demonstrators has been protesting against ‘SOPA Ireland’ and the EU-wide ACTA legislation.
# acta - Saturday 28 January, 2012
Earthquakes! Earnings! Petitions! Racehorses! Healthy cities?! Our weekly numerical guide to the events of the last seven days.
# acta - Friday 27 January, 2012
The controversial anti-counterfeiting agreement has caused concerns that it could limit online freedom.
# acta - Thursday 26 January, 2012
Protesters rallied in the cities of Poznan and Lublin to express their anger over the treaty, while both conservative and liberal lawmakers voiced dissatisfaction.
# acta - Wednesday 25 January, 2012
The VP of EMI’s Urban Promotions says that the best way to tackle piracy is not to introduce bills like ACTA or SOPA – but to simply provide better service.
The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement has come under fire after suggestions it could limit online freedoms.
# acta - Monday 23 January, 2012
Hackers from the ‘Polish Underground’ movement attack government websites, prompting an emergency cabinet meeting.