# justice-minister - Today’s News
# justice-minister - Friday 16 January, 2015
# justice-minister - Thursday 16 October, 2014
The Oireachtas Justice Committee thinks so.
# justice-minister - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Geraldine Foy is a researcher for Stardust campaigners and has been in contact with Minister Frances Fitzgerald’s department.
# justice-minister - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Joe Higgins said that their presence at peaceful protests could lead to slower response times to other crimes.
Logan has published her recommendations on the Children and Family Relationships Bill.
# justice-minister - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
She added that she would be happy to meet with the local community following the attack.
# justice-minister - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
Four months on, and we’ve lost a Minister and a Commissioner – and now the inquiry is more futile than most.
# justice-minister - Thursday 5 June, 2014
Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has welcomed today’s High Court ruling.
# justice-minister - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
Members of the committee slammed his lack of cooperation as “farcical”.
# justice-minister - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
A further 261 are held in solitary confinement, some for 23 hours a day.
# justice-minister - Thursday 15 May, 2014
Brian Purcell will appear before the Oireachtas Justice Committee the week after next.
# justice-minister - Thursday 8 May, 2014
Fianna Fáil is now for calling for a road map to “restore this situation to normality”.
# justice-minister - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
He stressed that if he takes any legal action, it would not be at the taxpayer’s expense.
# justice-minister - Sunday 4 May, 2014
The Sunday Independent reported today that the Data Protection Commissioner will find that the Minister broke the law.
# justice-minister - Friday 4 April, 2014
The 52-year-old says the original six-week garda investigation into the case that became known as the Dalkey ‘house of horrors’ was a sham. She’s calling for a full review.
# justice-minister - Friday 28 March, 2014
The former Justice Minister noted that it was addressed directly to Shatter, and not officials in his Department.
# justice-minister - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
Several TDs have said that the Minister’s position is now untenable.
# justice-minister - Friday 7 March, 2014
Minister Shatter made the announcement this afternoon.
# justice-minister - Thursday 27 February, 2014
John McGuinness says a female garda was warned off pursuing a claim of sexual harassment within the force.
# justice-minister - Thursday 20 February, 2014
Justice Minister Alan Shatter faced strong criticism yesterday with Mary Lou McDonald suggesting he get the boot. What do you think?
# justice-minister - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
The Justice Minister was strongly criticised by both Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin today.
The Minister for Justice will appear before an Oireachtas committee later today to discuss the suspected surveillance of the Ombudsman’s office.
# justice-minister - Monday 27 January, 2014
The Minister warned against the rise of extreme far right political parties – including UKIP – in a speech last night.
# justice-minister - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
Have pity on the person who has to go through all of those applications.
# justice-minister - Monday 6 January, 2014
A further 1,890 people were refused access to the country at ports and airports.
# justice-minister - Friday 13 December, 2013
Minister Alan Shatter says that the State will not take over the scheme from the Law Society as it would “not be in the public interest” to stump up out of their own pocket.
# justice-minister - Tuesday 12 November, 2013
The changes would mean children could use firearms in “extremely supervised circumstances”.
# justice-minister - Saturday 26 October, 2013
Tommy Broughan’s pressing ahead with the ‘Brighter Evenings Bill’ despite Alan Shatter’s suggestion that we just “get up earlier”.
# justice-minister - Tuesday 3 September, 2013
More than two million people have become refugees since the start of the conflict in March 2011.
The Real IRA crime boss was shot dead a year ago this week. Dissidents are planning a march at his graveside on Saturday.
# justice-minister - Wednesday 24 July, 2013
The Justice Minister said it was a “great cruelty” that women could not seek a termination in cases of rape.
# justice-minister - Thursday 27 June, 2013
The compensation scheme announced this week falls far short of what’s required, survivors say.
# justice-minister - Wednesday 26 June, 2013
The Magdalene survivors will all receive cash payments from €11,500 to €100,000, depending on their length of stay.
# justice-minister - Thursday 20 June, 2013
Due to public demand, the Justice Minister’s novel about a politician’s affair with his secretary is being reprinted by Poolbeg.
# justice-minister - Tuesday 28 May, 2013
Alan Shatter admits to an error of judgement, but defends his record, as the Dáil begins debating a motion of no confidence.
The Taoiseach is pressed on why a report exists of Mick Wallace’s encounter with Gardaí, but none of Alan Shatter’s.
An official statement from the Justice Minister came after inquiries made by the Garda Commissioner to local garda management.
# justice-minister - Monday 20 May, 2013
The Wexford TD called for an investigation into how the justice minister found out the information.
# justice-minister - Friday 17 May, 2013
Shatter said that Wallace was “making a pretence, for political purposes”.
Between 20–25 protesters gathered outside the Justice Minister’s home this morning to protest against abortion.