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#mckenna judgment

# mckenna-judgment - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Supreme Court to hear appeal over Children's Referendum using public money

The High Court today rejected the claim by Mark McCrystal that the Government is using public money to call for a Yes vote – but now the case will go to the Supreme Court.

# mckenna-judgment - Monday 15 October, 2012

TV3 first to announce televised debate on children's referendum

The debate will be held on Halloween Night, October 31, and will feature four parties, two each from the Yes and No campaigns.

# mckenna-judgment - Sunday 14 October, 2012

RTÉ to stay 50-50 for referendum debates - but news coverage 'cannot be prejudged'

The national broadcaster is dropping a ‘stopwatch’ system for news broadcasts, but will keep it for formal debates.

# mckenna-judgment - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Minister asks RTÉ to reconsider 50-50 rule for children's rights referendum

Michael Noonan says rules on balanced coverage should not require RTÉ to “invent” opponents to the children’s rights vote.

# mckenna-judgment - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Near consensus - but here's why both sides will get 50/50 coverage in the Referendum

With little opposition to the referendum so far, there are suggestions that broadcasters will simply cut down on coverage rather than have to give 50/50 airtime to both sides.