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# 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
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
Attempt to increase Wayne Dundon’s 6 year prison sentence for threatening to kill and intimidate witnesses has failed
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.
# law - Sunday 25 January, 2015
The expenditure has reduced by about €10 million in the last six years.
# law - Friday 23 January, 2015
Yelena Klimova (26) said she will appeal the verdict.
# law - Monday 29 December, 2014
Or, you know, in three years.
# law - Sunday 28 December, 2014
Dozens of protesters gathered in near freezing temperatures in the Phoenix Park today, carrying candles, banners and flags.
# law - Saturday 20 December, 2014
The solicitor for the Child and Family Agency wanted the case adjourned until January.
# law - Monday 15 December, 2014
The Law Reform Commission says difficulties have emerged in specific cases.
# law - Thursday 11 December, 2014
# law - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Fergus O’Dowd is calling for a referendum to be held next year.
# law - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
Thousands of points could be cancelled.
# law - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
… although there is still “a clear incentive for some people to engage in graft”.
# law - Monday 1 December, 2014
This is the third month of the protests, and police used pepper spray and batons on the students overnight.