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#Department of Justice and Equality

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Government 'carefully studying' ruling not to grant citizenship to those who temporarily leave Ireland
# Citizenship
# Citizenship

Government 'carefully studying' ruling not to grant citizenship to those who temporarily leave Ireland

Jul 17th 2019, 7:41 PM 27,790 Views 80 Comments

The ruling applies to those who have left Ireland in the year before they apply for citizenship.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Friday 12 April, 2019

Laws limiting the freedom of Irish visa-holders to travel home abolished
# Travel
# Travel

Laws limiting the freedom of Irish visa-holders to travel home abolished

Apr 12th 2019, 3:46 PM 23,232 Views 17 Comments

Over 40,000 people are expected to benefit from this change in legislation.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Friday 29 August, 2014

Criminal investigation into whether garda texted information to paramilitary
# Intelligence
# Intelligence

Criminal investigation into whether garda texted information to paramilitary

Aug 29th 2014, 10:46 PM 22,639 Views 73 Comments

The former garda has since resigned.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Monday 16 June, 2014

New visa to let Chinese and Indian tourists travel freely between Ireland and UK
# Tourism
# Tourism

New visa to let Chinese and Indian tourists travel freely between Ireland and UK

Jun 16th 2014, 6:47 PM 12,593 Views 115 Comments

The current system means these tourists need two visas if they want to leave here for Northern Ireland or Britain but that will all change this autumn.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Saturday 19 April, 2014

The charities regulator was meant to be set up by Easter...
# Appointments
# Appointments

The charities regulator was meant to be set up by Easter...

Apr 19th 2014, 1:41 PM 5,248 Views 26 Comments

Minister Shatter had a set a deadline of this weekend, but instead will look to appoint the board “in the near future”.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Monday 17 December, 2012

1930s documents reveal state attempts to disband Fianna Éireann
# Fianna Eireann
# Fianna Eireann

1930s documents reveal state attempts to disband Fianna Éireann

Dec 17th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,391 Views 4 Comments

The republican youth organisation was viewed as grooming youngsters so that they would later become members of the IRA.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Revealed: Ireland's surveillance activities during World War Two
# World War Two
# World War Two

Revealed: Ireland's surveillance activities during World War Two

Dec 15th 2012, 8:45 AM 17,137 Views 31 Comments

The newly released files also uncover attempts to turn Ireland into a fascist state, in addition to Britain’s wartime recruitment within the 26 counties.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Saturday 16 June, 2012

State spent €70m on private and state accommodation for asylum seekers
# Asylum
# Asylum

State spent €70m on private and state accommodation for asylum seekers

Jun 16th 2012, 8:30 AM 5,217 Views 90 Comments

Over 5,100 people are currently being housed in 37 accommodation centres around Ireland.

# department-of-justice-and-equality - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

ISPCC granted licence to run 116000 missing child hotline
# Missing Children
# Missing Children

ISPCC granted licence to run 116000 missing child hotline

Feb 1st 2012, 7:34 PM 2,080 Views 7 Comments

The hotline number was reserved for over four years before ComReg received an application to operate it.