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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# children's act

This year
# High Court
Pair seek to halt trials for offences arising out of alleged sexual assault
The young men claim that their criminal trials should be halted on the grounds that there has been an ‘inexcusable delay’ in prosecuting them.
All time
# children's act
Justice Minister resolves to change ruling that prevents naming child victims after their death
The ruling, which was given in October, means that children who are killed cannot be identified.
# Josh Dunne
Government TD says 'absurd' ban on naming child victims needs to end
Deputy O’Callaghan also wants Government to consider increasing the maximum sentence for knife crime.
# Limerick
Teenager beaten unconscious with hurleys two weeks after coming to Ireland
The defendant had gone on a “crime frenzy” after the beating.