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#judicial appointments

# judicial-appointments - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Poland's top judge defies government 'purge' and shows up for work

The dispute could end up in the European Court of Justice.

# judicial-appointments - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Call to scrap Ross's judge selection bill after Attorney General slams it as 'dog's dinner'

The Taoiseach spoke with AG Seamus Woulfe last night in the wake of his comments.

# judicial-appointments - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Opinion: 'All judges do "do politics" - no judge is pure or neutral when deciding cases'

Those who appoint judges should be democratically accountable. The government is accountable, writes Dr Tom Hickey.

# judicial-appointments - Monday 21 November, 2016

Ireland's top judge 'surprised' by Shane Ross comments that judiciary will fight change

Judicial appointments has become a hot topic of late.

# judicial-appointments - Friday 21 February, 2014

Dáil to debate plan to take senior Garda and judicial appointments from government

Independent TD Shane Ross says that “the system is rotten”.

# judicial-appointments - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Column: Heather Perrin’s conviction exposes flaws in the system

The system by which Ireland appoints its judges is now under scrutiny, writes Sarah McCabe – so how does it hold up?

# judicial-appointments - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Column: When is jailing a fraudster no cause to celebrate? When it’s in Ireland.

Our judicial system is selective and incoherent – and judges are so pampered they can’t even open doors for themselves, writes Aaron McKenna.