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#legal challenge

# legal-challenge - Friday 31 May, 2019

Struck-off solicitor Michael Lynn loses latest legal challenge ahead of trial for alleged theft of almost €30m

Lynn is due to stand trial at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court next year.

# legal-challenge - Saturday 4 May, 2019

From The42 Cheika gives evidence at Folau 'anti-gay' hearing Controversial

Cheika gives evidence at Folau 'anti-gay' hearing

The 30-year-old was informed last month of plans to terminate his multi-year, multi-million-dollar deal after he posted on social media that ‘hell awaits’ homosexuals.

# legal-challenge - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

From The42 Patrice Evra faces legal challenge over 'homophobic' abuse Controversy

Patrice Evra faces legal challenge over 'homophobic' abuse

The 37-year-old defended himself on social media after the incident, saying that “he loved everyone”.

# legal-challenge - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Parents of terminally ill Alfie Evans lose appeal against ruling preventing them from going to Rome

Toddler Evans had his ventilator support removed late on Monday.

# legal-challenge - Thursday 15 March, 2018

State does not accept Graham Dwyer's privacy was breached by use of mobile phone records in his trial

Dwyer, 45, was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Elaine O’Hara.

# legal-challenge - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Residents group launch legal challenge over new Dublin Airport runway

The €320 million runway is to be built north and north west of the airport terminal building.

# legal-challenge - Friday 10 March, 2017

Trump's revised travel ban facing new court challenges

Hawaii filed the first suit on Tuesday.

# legal-challenge - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Setback for Trump as US judge stops deportations under refugee ban Airport Protests This post contains videos

Setback for Trump as US judge stops deportations under refugee ban

The American Civil Liberties Union won a legal challenge, describing Trump’s move as a ban on Muslims.

# legal-challenge - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

The government wants to ban cigarette vending machines, but a big supplier says it will challenge them in court

New legislation being drafted will see the machines banned in Ireland.

# legal-challenge - Saturday 13 August, 2016

'They openly debated what sort of sex I had': What it was like being at the centre of the blood-ban case

Tomás Heneghan took a case against the Irish Blood Transfusion Service to get rid of the lifelong ban on gay men giving blood.

# legal-challenge - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Irish nanny who was charged with killing a baby plans legal action against her accusers

All charges against Aisling Brady McCarthy were dropped in Boston in September 2015.

# legal-challenge - Friday 18 December, 2015

A tobacco giant's legal challenge against plain packaging has been rejected

Philip Morris accused Australia of using a procedural issue to avoid addressing the legality and effectiveness of plain packages, calling the move “regrettable”.

# legal-challenge - Saturday 3 October, 2015

AAA fighting garda ban on collecting money (but their lawyers say not to talk about it)

The party were supposed to hold a press conference yesterday.

# legal-challenge - Monday 22 December, 2014

Court tells Lovin' Dublin to remove bad restaurant review from website

Kokoro Sushi Bento initiated proceedings last week.

# legal-challenge - Thursday 13 February, 2014

It's highly likely there will be a legal challenge to plain tobacco packaging, says Law Society

The director general of the Law Society said Ireland would be setting a precedent in Europe.

# legal-challenge - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Dairygold settles High Court case brought by former CEO

The High Court case brought by Jerry Henchy against Dairygold has been settled this morning with the co-op paying €196k of the former chief’s legal costs.

# legal-challenge - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Challenge to promissory notes dismissed, court says TD could bring case

The Dublin businessman David Hall had taken a case against the State arguing that the issuing of the €31 billion promissory notes to the former Anglo Irish Bank is illegal as there was no Dáil vote.

# legal-challenge - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Sinnott speaks of 'powerful grassroots effort' to overturn Referendum vote

In an email to supporters, former MEP Kathy Sinnott says fundraising for the High Court challenge will kick off this week.

# legal-challenge - Monday 19 November, 2012

Legal challenge begins over Children's Referendum result

Two women have begun initiating the legal challenge, claiming information published by the government materially affected the referendum’s outcome.

# legal-challenge - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

German court set to rule on whether Germany can sign the ESM into law

The court will rule tomorrow morning whether the president can sign the ESM into law or not.