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# illegal - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Kelleher: Dept of Health ringfence claim "strikes fear into me"
# Mobility Allowance
# Mobility Allowance

Kelleher: Dept of Health ringfence claim "strikes fear into me"

Feb 27th 2013, 5:38 PM 6,141 Views 42 Comments

He made the comment while questioning Minister Kathleen Lynch on the axing of the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant.

# illegal - Monday 25 February, 2013

Illegal cigarette consumption rose by almost a third in Ireland last year
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Illegal cigarette consumption rose by almost a third in Ireland last year

Feb 25th 2013, 6:30 AM 4,169 Views 38 Comments

The county that saw the greatest use of illegal cigarettes was Waterford, researchers said.

# illegal - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Belly up? Decision on controversial putters to be delivered today
# Rule Change
From The42
# Rule Change

Belly up? Decision on controversial putters to be delivered today

Nov 28th 2012, 9:31 AM 558 Views 0 Comments

Keegan Bradley, Ernie Els and Adam Scott have the consolation champagne on ice.

# illegal - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Illegal medicines worth €375,000 seized in Ireland as part of global operation
# Medicines
# Medicines

Illegal medicines worth €375,000 seized in Ireland as part of global operation

Oct 4th 2012, 9:50 PM 7,697 Views 42 Comments

The seizure included more than 120,000 tablets and capsules.

# illegal - Monday 20 August, 2012

Call for tougher penalties for 'black market' criminals
# Black Market
# Black Market

Call for tougher penalties for 'black market' criminals

Aug 20th 2012, 10:07 PM 5,217 Views 22 Comments

Meanwhile, the Irish Cancer Society and Irish Heart Foundation have raised concerns about the origins of the data used in the report.

# illegal - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

27 "torture centres" revealed in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

27 "torture centres" revealed in Syria

Jul 3rd 2012, 8:25 AM 3,535 Views 8 Comments

There are 27 torture centres in the country where people have been beaten and ill-treated – which points to a state policy of torture, Human Rights Watch has said.

# illegal - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Factory raids highlight India's illegal child labour
# Child Labour
# Child Labour

Factory raids highlight India's illegal child labour

Jun 12th 2012, 2:51 PM 2,898 Views 4 Comments

Dozens of migrant children were found illegally working in New Delhi despite child protection laws.

# illegal - Monday 4 June, 2012

PSNI officers warn Facebook users about illegal sectarian posts
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

PSNI officers warn Facebook users about illegal sectarian posts

Jun 4th 2012, 2:08 PM 3,599 Views 2 Comments

PSNI officers in West Belfast have said they have taken down illegal posts from the social networking site with a view to prosecution.

# illegal - Friday 25 May, 2012

'Elaborate' cannabis growing operation uncovered in Donegal
# Drugs
# Drugs

'Elaborate' cannabis growing operation uncovered in Donegal

May 25th 2012, 8:32 PM 3,946 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí seized around 2,000 cannabis plants in Laghey, Co Donegal today.

# illegal - Sunday 6 May, 2012

What happens to the things that the gardaí or Revenue seize?
# Seized Stuff
# Seized Stuff

What happens to the things that the gardaí or Revenue seize?

May 6th 2012, 8:30 AM 47,250 Views 19 Comments

We take a look at what happens to the cars, jewellery, cash and drugs that are seized or recovered by Irish authorities.

# illegal - Monday 23 April, 2012

France would have fined you €75,000 if you retweeted this account
# France
From The Daily Edge
# France

France would have fined you €75,000 if you retweeted this account

Apr 23rd 2012, 11:36 AM 5,897 Views 7 Comments

France’s stringent rules about election exit polling means a hefty fine for anyone who even retweets polling data.

# illegal - Thursday 12 April, 2012

38 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

38 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port

Apr 12th 2012, 6:26 PM 4,031 Views 18 Comments

Revenue officials say the illegal cigarettes had a retail value of €14.7 million.

# illegal - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Man arrested after drugs worth €400k seized in Ennis
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested after drugs worth €400k seized in Ennis

Feb 23rd 2012, 12:58 PM 2,129 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí seized cannabis herb and resin with an estimated street value of €400,000 in Ennis last night.

# illegal - Saturday 28 January, 2012

More than 15,000 contraband items seized in Irish prisons
# Weapons
# Weapons

More than 15,000 contraband items seized in Irish prisons

Jan 28th 2012, 8:00 AM 2,552 Views 15 Comments

In the past two years, almost 3,000 weapons have been confiscated from prisoners, including homemade items such as sharpened toothbrushes and pool balls in socks.

# illegal - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Explained: The GAA’s move to tackle 'illegal' manager payments
# FAQ
From The42
# FAQ

Explained: The GAA’s move to tackle 'illegal' manager payments

Jan 17th 2012, 3:46 PM 599 Views 3 Comments

Senior county officials will meet on Saturday to discuss ways to solve the manager payment controversy. Here’s our Q&A guide to what it’s all about.

Duffy urges GAA to act now on manager payments
# Debate
From The42
# Debate

Duffy urges GAA to act now on manager payments

Jan 17th 2012, 1:50 PM 1,823 Views 8 Comments

The GAA has released Paraic Duffy’s discussion paper on the issue of manager payments, which will be debated by county officials at a meeting this weekend.

# illegal - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport

Aug 18th 2011, 6:27 PM 548 Views 5 Comments

Customs officers have seized 10,000 illegal cigarettes worth over €4,000 at Dublin Airport.

# illegal - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Illegal tobacco worth €2.5 million seized at Dublin Port
# Seizure
# Seizure

Illegal tobacco worth €2.5 million seized at Dublin Port

Aug 4th 2011, 9:12 AM 692 Views 0 Comments

The potential loss to the Exchequer was estimated at €1.5 million.

# illegal - Friday 24 June, 2011

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist says he's an illegal alien
# Illegal
# Illegal

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist says he's an illegal alien

Jun 24th 2011, 9:27 AM 383 Views 2 Comments

Jose Antonio Vargas has written for the Washington Post and the New Yorker whilst living illegally in the US.