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# bill - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Dáil passes Bill to make it illegal to discriminate against LGBT teachers
# Section 37
# Section 37

Dáil passes Bill to make it illegal to discriminate against LGBT teachers

Dec 2nd 2015, 10:09 PM 20,789 Views 289 Comments

The move was welcomed by LGBT groups.

# bill - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

This is the law that Labour wants to replace the 8th Amendment
# Abortion
# Abortion

This is the law that Labour wants to replace the 8th Amendment

Nov 25th 2015, 2:25 PM 13,939 Views 77 Comments

The legislation would allow for terminations on four grounds.

# bill - Thursday 22 October, 2015

A 95-year-old man called a radio show because he was lonely - so they invited him on From The Daily Edge

A 95-year-old man called a radio show because he was lonely - so they invited him on

Oct 22nd 2015, 11:21 AM 7,016 Views 2 Comments

This is just delightful.

# bill - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Couple sent bill after bailing on friend's wedding at the last minute
# Rsvp'd Off
# Rsvp'd Off

Couple sent bill after bailing on friend's wedding at the last minute

Oct 1st 2015, 2:43 PM 56,262 Views 66 Comments

“Reimbursement and explanation for no show, card, call or text would be appreciated.”

# bill - Friday 11 September, 2015

Who should pay the bill on a first date?
# Bills Bills Bills
From The Daily Edge
# Bills Bills Bills

Who should pay the bill on a first date?

Sep 11th 2015, 4:39 PM 7,917 Views 11 Comments

A question for the ages.

# bill - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

This heart-melting 'Humans of Dublin' photo is making everyone cry on Facebook
# Waiting For My Turn
# Waiting For My Turn

This heart-melting 'Humans of Dublin' photo is making everyone cry on Facebook

Jul 22nd 2015, 7:33 PM 48,072 Views 25 Comments

A story of an older man, grief, and tomatoes.

This heart-melting 'Humans of Dublin' photo is making everyone cry on Facebook
# Waiting For My Turn
From The Daily Edge
# Waiting For My Turn

This heart-melting 'Humans of Dublin' photo is making everyone cry on Facebook

Jul 22nd 2015, 2:30 PM 18,625 Views 0 Comments

A story of an older man, grief, and tomatoes.

# bill - Monday 20 July, 2015

Contentious law allowing water charges to be taken from dole passed by Seanad
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Contentious law allowing water charges to be taken from dole passed by Seanad

Jul 20th 2015, 11:01 PM 33,638 Views 228 Comments

The bill will allow a court to order that water charges – and other debts – can be taken from people’s social welfare or earnings.

# bill - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

The government is 'very happy' that less than half of Irish Water customers have paid
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

The government is 'very happy' that less than half of Irish Water customers have paid

Jul 15th 2015, 4:30 PM 24,875 Views 217 Comments

They said this is broadly in line with what they were expecting…

# bill - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

This waitress' kind gesture to grieving parents has melted everyone's heart
# Heartwarming
From The Daily Edge
# Heartwarming

This waitress' kind gesture to grieving parents has melted everyone's heart

Jun 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 8,512 Views 0 Comments

Sometimes, the kindness overrides everything.

# bill - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

"I was going to keep quiet... but this is bigger than myself" - Gail O'Rorke
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

"I was going to keep quiet... but this is bigger than myself" - Gail O'Rorke

May 27th 2015, 9:22 PM 21,728 Views 20 Comments

O’Rorke met with TDs at Dáil Eireann today to discuss a “long overdue” bill on assisted suicide.

# bill - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

We have to wait another six months to see garda records
# Freedom Of Information
# Freedom Of Information

We have to wait another six months to see garda records

May 6th 2015, 4:50 PM 8,440 Views 12 Comments

The FOI Act has extended the deadline for Irish Rail, the ESB and Eirgrid also.

# bill - Thursday 30 April, 2015

The app that wants to help reduce your phone bill has arrived on iPhone
# Expansion
# Expansion

The app that wants to help reduce your phone bill has arrived on iPhone

Apr 30th 2015, 10:44 AM 15,320 Views 12 Comments

The Irish-made KillBiller was originally available on Android, but its iPhone app has been officially released.

# bill - Thursday 12 February, 2015

US politician tries to ban leggings (and any tight-fitting beige garments)
# Yoga Pants
# Yoga Pants

US politician tries to ban leggings (and any tight-fitting beige garments)

Feb 12th 2015, 7:04 PM 24,774 Views 57 Comments

Basically anything that gives the appearance of a bum, genitals, pelvis or female nipple.

# bill - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

"Please don't force a woman to grow a baby that is going to die"
# Tfmr
# Tfmr

"Please don't force a woman to grow a baby that is going to die"

Feb 4th 2015, 6:38 PM 19,423 Views 32 Comments

The government will vote against a bill from TD Clare Daly on termination for medical reasons.

# bill - Friday 30 January, 2015

'I've seen children using e-cigs and that is terrifying'
# Lovely E-fags
# Lovely E-fags

'I've seen children using e-cigs and that is terrifying'

Jan 30th 2015, 5:35 PM 21,919 Views 164 Comments

If passed, a new bill will mean ‘vaping’ becomes subject to the same regulation as ordinary cigarettes

# bill - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Customer tries to cancel cable account, has name changed to 'Asshole' on bill
# Comcast
From The Daily Edge
# Comcast

Customer tries to cancel cable account, has name changed to 'Asshole' on bill

Jan 29th 2015, 2:52 PM 5,832 Views 6 Comments

Oh dear.

# bill - Friday 5 December, 2014

Is your child safe online? New laws on the way to combat grooming
# Sexual Offences
# Sexual Offences

Is your child safe online? New laws on the way to combat grooming

Dec 5th 2014, 9:10 AM 8,558 Views 38 Comments

An RTÉ Investigations Unit programme showed the dangers posed to young teens online.

# bill - Saturday 22 November, 2014

What are the claims against Bill Cosby? And why are we only hearing about them now?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What are the claims against Bill Cosby? And why are we only hearing about them now?

Nov 22nd 2014, 7:45 AM 28,069 Views 28 Comments

Cosby’s reputation as ‘America’s TV dad’ has been steadily dismantled in recent days. Here’s what he’s being accused of – and how America’s been reacting…

# bill - Friday 7 November, 2014

After saying 'no way, we won't pay', UK agrees to half of €2bn bill from Europe
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

After saying 'no way, we won't pay', UK agrees to half of €2bn bill from Europe

Nov 7th 2014, 5:28 PM 11,357 Views 55 Comments

And they don’t have to pay until September 2015.

# bill - Thursday 30 October, 2014

There are plans for tougher hate crime laws following Waterford anti-Roma protest
# Legislation
# Legislation

There are plans for tougher hate crime laws following Waterford anti-Roma protest

Oct 30th 2014, 7:30 PM 16,039 Views 141 Comments

Heads of Bill for hate crime to be presented to Junior Minister Aodhán Ó Riordáin by next May.

# bill - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Government rejects Cowen's Irish Water charges exemption bill
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Government rejects Cowen's Irish Water charges exemption bill

Sep 17th 2014, 10:19 PM 12,967 Views 49 Comments

Cowen had tabled a bill aimed at allowing some people 100% exemption from Irish Water charges.

# bill - Monday 25 August, 2014

We'll leave it there so: Sexton coming home, Balotelli moves away and the rest of today's sport
# Monday
From The42
# Monday

We'll leave it there so: Sexton coming home, Balotelli moves away and the rest of today's sport

Aug 25th 2014, 8:00 PM 21,409 Views 5 Comments

We’ve also got news of a big change for Tiger Woods, a near miss for Dan Martin and, obviously, an ice bucket challenge.

# bill - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

We'll leave it there so: Personal attacks, Liverpool's revolving door and all today's sport
# Tuesday
From The42
# Tuesday

We'll leave it there so: Personal attacks, Liverpool's revolving door and all today's sport

Jul 29th 2014, 8:00 PM 17,559 Views 2 Comments

Plus, how Everton made the James McCarthy deal stick, a wonder-goal in Clare and big news around concussion in contact sports.

# bill - Friday 25 July, 2014

We'll leave it there so: Didi's classic kit, the old Drog for the hard road and all today's sport
# Friday
From The42
# Friday

We'll leave it there so: Didi's classic kit, the old Drog for the hard road and all today's sport

Jul 25th 2014, 8:00 PM 9,470 Views 1 Comment

Featuring more Wolf of Wall Street references than you’d expect.

# bill - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

We'll leave it there so: Forgotten bites, stylish ironing and all today's sport
# Wednesday
From The42
# Wednesday

We'll leave it there so: Forgotten bites, stylish ironing and all today's sport

Jul 23rd 2014, 8:00 PM 8,620 Views 0 Comments

Just enough sport to get you over hump day.

# bill - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

We'll leave it there so: McGregor moves up, Bojan moves down and all today's sport
# Tuesday
From The42
# Tuesday

We'll leave it there so: McGregor moves up, Bojan moves down and all today's sport

Jul 22nd 2014, 8:00 PM 14,336 Views 3 Comments

Plus, the big news in Brazilian football, concerns for Dublin hurlers and Croke Park’s Wex appeal.

# bill - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Wish pubs would open on Good Friday? It could become a reality
# Cheers
# Cheers

Wish pubs would open on Good Friday? It could become a reality

Jul 3rd 2014, 5:53 PM 15,565 Views 96 Comments

A Fine Gael Senator, who is also a publican, thinks the current law is “a legacy of our past”.

# bill - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

More than 200 million people in Europe bring one of these cards on holidays
# SICK ABROAD
# SICK ABROAD

More than 200 million people in Europe bring one of these cards on holidays

Jun 25th 2014, 7:15 AM 20,281 Views 27 Comments

More than 8 million citizens carried a card in 2013 compared to the previous year.

# bill - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Ross: 'Senior garda appointments should be a minister-free zone'
# Top Jobs
# Top Jobs

Ross: 'Senior garda appointments should be a minister-free zone'

Jun 17th 2014, 9:44 PM 6,555 Views 13 Comments

The Minister for Justice said reforms were already underway in relation to the establishment of an independent Garda Authority.

# bill - Thursday 5 June, 2014

We'll leave it there so: Sharapova, Saipan, Kingspan and all today's sport
# Thursday
From The42
# Thursday

We'll leave it there so: Sharapova, Saipan, Kingspan and all today's sport

Jun 5th 2014, 8:00 PM 10,191 Views 6 Comments

Plus we had news of starting line-ups from Chaco, Cavan and lots of places in between.

# bill - Saturday 10 May, 2014

"For 23 years I lived with pain in my heart that I had lost my own baby"
# Open Adoption Bill
# Open Adoption Bill

"For 23 years I lived with pain in my heart that I had lost my own baby"

May 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 16,416 Views 9 Comments

The bill will allow adoptive parents and close blood relatives of an adopted child to agree access arrangements.

# bill - Monday 5 May, 2014

What Constitutional ban has the Opposition 'neutered to the point of comedy'?
# Not As Fun As It Sounds
# Not As Fun As It Sounds

What Constitutional ban has the Opposition 'neutered to the point of comedy'?

May 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,695 Views 18 Comments

Deputies Pearse Doherty and Stephen Donnelly have argued that a section of the Irish Constitution needs to be changed.

# bill - Monday 28 April, 2014

Bill, Giles, Dunphy and Brady sent a wedding message to one happy couple this weekend
# Okey Doke You're Married
From The42
# Okey Doke You're Married

Bill, Giles, Dunphy and Brady sent a wedding message to one happy couple this weekend

Apr 28th 2014, 8:30 AM 13,754 Views 10 Comments

Bride Julia Ann Coleman had this present for her new husband David Jones.

# bill - Thursday 24 April, 2014

'A huge step towards justice': Migrant Rights Centre welcomes Bill on undocumented workers
# Exploitation
# Exploitation

'A huge step towards justice': Migrant Rights Centre welcomes Bill on undocumented workers

Apr 24th 2014, 1:07 PM 4,981 Views 19 Comments

The new law will allow undocumented workers to take legal action against exploitative employers.

# bill - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

'New future' for Shannon a step closer with signing of bill
# Shannon
# Shannon

'New future' for Shannon a step closer with signing of bill

Apr 16th 2014, 2:24 PM 10,588 Views 27 Comments

The bill sets up a new Shannon Group plc on a statutory basis.

# bill - Monday 14 April, 2014

Children First bill published, 15 years after it was first mooted
# Child Protection
# Child Protection

Children First bill published, 15 years after it was first mooted

Apr 14th 2014, 1:50 PM 7,282 Views 25 Comments

Minister Frances Fitzgerald had promised in early March that the bill would be published soon.

# bill - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Dáil to hear another attempt to end compulsory retirement age
# Anne Ferris
# Anne Ferris

Dáil to hear another attempt to end compulsory retirement age

Apr 3rd 2014, 7:15 AM 9,158 Views 38 Comments

A Bill put forward by Labour TD Anne Ferris would see the current compulsory retirement age of 65 scrapped.

# bill - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

'It's not my intention to treat the drinks industry like a pariah' says Alex White
# Drink
# Drink

'It's not my intention to treat the drinks industry like a pariah' says Alex White

Apr 2nd 2014, 7:05 PM 8,240 Views 25 Comments

Minister of State at the Department of Health said conflicting interests of the drinks industry and health professionals cannot be reconciled when it comes to formulating public health policy.

# bill - Friday 7 March, 2014

Dáil to close 21-year-old legal ‘loophole’ on incest
# Courts
# Courts

Dáil to close 21-year-old legal ‘loophole’ on incest

Mar 7th 2014, 10:12 AM 33,485 Views 102 Comments

Under current law, a man can face up to life imprisonment if convicted, whereas a woman can only be sentenced to a maximum of seven years.