# justice - Monday 17 November, 2014
Fianna Fáil believes that temporary release is being used to ease overcrowding in some prisons.
# justice - Saturday 15 November, 2014
Many are still deemed “unlawfully at large from custody”.
# justice - Saturday 8 November, 2014
As part of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund, Clare Herbert travels to visit Malawi’s prisons.
# justice - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Chief Justice, Justice Susan Denham said the court will help with delays in the system.
# justice - Saturday 25 October, 2014
Frances Fitzgerald said that extra funding for the force would help put groups “out of business”.
# justice - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
Turkish man Murat Vural had been given the sentence after pouring paint over statues of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey.
# justice - Friday 17 October, 2014
# justice - Thursday 9 October, 2014
The Inspector of Prisons has criticised the lack of accountability among prison officers.
# justice - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
Find out more about the man who encapsulated the Celtic Tiger with his fall from grace.
# justice - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
The owners of the dog, Cody, said they found the past two years very stressful.
# justice - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
Abu Ghaith was the highest-ranking al-Qaida figure to face trial on US soil since the attacks.
# justice - Monday 22 September, 2014
A plan to close them has been shelved.
That’s according to agencies who have contacted the Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.
# justice - Saturday 20 September, 2014
Frances Fitzgerald says she has confidence in the commissioners.
# justice - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
The Justice Minister has been speaking about the fresh penalty points controversy today.
# justice - Monday 15 September, 2014
He retired last Thursday saying it was a “privilege to serve as a judge”.
The Department handled 8% of all parliamentary questions.
The former Justice minister called for a referendum but department said one isn’t needed now.
# justice - Saturday 13 September, 2014
One third of asylum seekers in Ireland are children and many people have been waiting more than a decade for a decision on their application.
# justice - Friday 12 September, 2014
The deaths occurred between January 2012 and June 2014.
There were also 45 cases of abducted children being brought here.
# justice - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
Labour TD Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said he will be working on the amendment in the coming months.
# justice - Monday 8 September, 2014
“You don’t expect to hear the sound of a crying baby in a prison”.
# justice - Sunday 24 August, 2014
# justice - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
The new Bill extends the powers and remit of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission.
# justice - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
Ibrahim Halawa was detained last year after attending a protest against the ousting of Mohamed Morsi.
# justice - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
A “global executive search campaign” will be undertaken as part of the open recruitment process to appoint a new commissioner.
Justice minister Frances Fitzgerald and Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams have been speaking about yesterday’s damning report.
It’s Tuesday – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your day.
# justice - Monday 28 July, 2014
The report, initiated in the wake of the Guerin findings, found there was a “closed, secretive” culture in the Department.
It’s recommended Frances Fitzgerald’s Department could be split into two portfolios, one for ‘Justice’ and one for ‘Home Affairs’.
# justice - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
# justice - Thursday 17 July, 2014
“Growing up, we knew our Dad was tortured and murdered in the line of duty”.
# justice - Monday 14 July, 2014
The Justice Minister defended the State redress scheme for survivors of symphysiotomy at a meeting of the UN Human Rights Committee in Geneva today.
The State is appearing before a United Nations committee to hear concerns over human rights in Ireland.
# justice - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
The Transport Minister has been talking about the upcoming reshuffle, the Rugby World Cup and why he prefers Frances Fitzgerald to Alan Shatter.
# justice - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
However, the Government body set up to advise the Cabinet on the issue says that criminalising minors for cyber-bullying offences is NOT the way forward.
The Justice Minister also announced that lump sums totalling €12.8 million have been paid to survivors.
# justice - Friday 20 June, 2014
Nóirín O’Sullivan has told a justice reform conference: “I can’t guarantee perfection on my watch, but I can give it a good try.”
# justice - Thursday 19 June, 2014
Campaigner Sister Stan said yesterday that children were in danger as a result of lack of oversight in direct provision centres.