# law - Yesterday’s News
# law - Thursday 23 June, 2016
Recent cases have highlighted the gaps in the law around cyber harassment.
# law - Tuesday 24 May, 2016
A case of severe child abuse that recently passed through the courts showed some of the provisions in place to help protect minors.
# law - Friday 20 May, 2016
Regulation of e-cigarettes will also be enforced from today.
# law - Saturday 2 April, 2016
Thinking of getting your pet microchipped this weekend? Here are the facts.
# law - Monday 28 March, 2016
# law - Saturday 12 March, 2016
The term is left hanging in the background of debate, casting a vague and supposedly scary shadow over the future, writes Dr Robert Grant.
# law - Thursday 3 March, 2016
The case concerns whether or not a Texas law aims to protect women’s health, or to restrict access to abortions.
# law - Thursday 25 February, 2016
The question of gender quotas continues to be a turbulent issue, not only in Ireland, writes Jason O’Sullivan.
# law - Thursday 18 February, 2016
The challenge was thrown out.
# law - Wednesday 17 February, 2016
I made a decision to abort at seven weeks for many reasons, writes an anonymous contributor.
# law - Sunday 14 February, 2016
There’s been a radical overhaul of father’s rights in areas of access, custody and guardianship.
# law - Tuesday 9 February, 2016
It’s one of a tough set of measures proposed by President Francois Hollande.
# law - Friday 22 January, 2016
Frances Fitzgerald said she would not be changing the law this year to open pubs on Good Friday. Dale McDermott says it’s time.
# law - Friday 8 January, 2016
“Neither runs nor constipation can justify this litigation.”
# law - Monday 28 December, 2015
During court proceedings the state failings are often highlighted, but should that be the case?
# law - Sunday 27 December, 2015
The child was taken into state care after concerns about physical abuse.
# law - Thursday 17 December, 2015
A new law will repeal the Lunacy Regulations Act, which has been on Ireland’s statute books for 144 years.
# law - Thursday 5 November, 2015
A new report says that 18 registered sex offenders are living within walking distance of schools in Cork.
# law - Tuesday 13 October, 2015
They’ve been banned in London, but what’s the law surrounding self-balancing scooters in Ireland?
# law - Wednesday 7 October, 2015
It’s important to pause and consider the manner in which Edward Snowden has influenced the direction of EU data protection law, writes Maria Helen Murphy.
# law - Thursday 24 September, 2015
The government is considering a new review of prenuptial agreements.
# law - Friday 7 August, 2015
Richard Luthmann asked the court for permission to ‘release the souls of the Plaintiffs from their corporeal bodies.’
# law - Saturday 1 August, 2015
You can also carry over the leave you’ve build up, for up to 15 months.
# law - Friday 3 July, 2015
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Cycling groups have questions about the enforceability of the new charges.
# law - Sunday 21 June, 2015
The supermarket maintained the employee failed to reach the minimum productivity levels the company sets.
# law - Friday 5 June, 2015
Dundon was found guilty by the Special Criminal Court of threatening Alice Collins that he would kill or cause serious harm to her sons.
# law - Saturday 30 May, 2015
It is the latest case to test the boundaries of stand-your-ground self-defence laws.
# law - Friday 22 May, 2015
“Fightin’” Joe Morrissey was jailed after claims he had sex with a 17-year-old. Now they plan to get married…
# law - Wednesday 20 May, 2015
The Justice minister says the gardaí informs her of any breaches.
# law - Thursday 7 May, 2015
A US appeals court made the judgement today.
# law - Wednesday 6 May, 2015
The “old-school” gas sniffing is on the rise, says Ana Liffey director, Tony Duffin.
# law - Tuesday 5 May, 2015
McCarthy will be confined to home and have to wear a GPS monitor and surrender her passport.
# law - Wednesday 29 April, 2015
Or people called Joan? The college has posed a slightly dramatic (to say the least) question involving an anti-water charge protest on an exam.
# law - Tuesday 28 April, 2015
After running into a cyclist with his car last year, the ex-player has pleaded guilty at a Sydney court.
# law - Monday 20 April, 2015
There were numerous legal arguments that Dwyer’s legal team could argue are grounds for appeal.
# law - Thursday 26 March, 2015
Not everyone is happy about the situation.
# law - Tuesday 3 March, 2015
James Reilly oversaw a €300,000 contract involving a law firm that had represented the tobacco industry when he was Health Minister.
# law - Wednesday 18 February, 2015
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# law - Thursday 12 February, 2015
An independent TD says a loophole means it is.
# law - Saturday 31 January, 2015
TD Róisín Shortall has questioned how appropriate is is for children to be in what can be heavy drinking atmospheres at matches.