This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 11 °C Tuesday 23 April, 2019

#minister alan shatter

# minister-alan-shatter - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Poll: Should the Taoiseach reshuffle Cabinet now? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Taoiseach reshuffle Cabinet now?

With the Minister for Justice having faced two motions of no confidence already, is it time for a cabinet reshuffle?

# minister-alan-shatter - Thursday 25 July, 2013

"Determined" Bethany Home survivors to continue fight for redress

The survivors are to regroup and consider their options in their fight for redress.

# minister-alan-shatter - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Ireland wants to send troops to Syria

The Dáil has to approve a decision by the Cabinet and Minister Alan Shatter to send members of the Defence Forces to a UN mission in the Golan Heights.

# minister-alan-shatter - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

HSE and Education Department also reviewing ‘Donal Lovely’ records

In 2002, the Irish teacher faced 56 charges of sexual abuse involving 11 victims but the case never went ahead.

# minister-alan-shatter - Friday 15 February, 2013

AGSI say Shatter is "disconnected from reality of people's lives"

Minister Shatter had called for “rational engagement” from the AGSI on the Croke Park extension talks.

# minister-alan-shatter - Monday 26 November, 2012

Shatter: Judge found guilty of deception to resign

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter TD confirmed that Judge Heather Perrin has conveyed her resignation. It comes as she awaits sentencing for deception.

# minister-alan-shatter - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Martin on Shatter: "Every now and then a bit of contrition would do no harm"

The call from Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin was in response to the Supreme Court ruling last Friday regarding the Children’s Referendum.

# minister-alan-shatter - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Reports that Defence Forces troops to be cut are 'speculation'

It was reported today that 500 troops are to be cut from the Defence Forces – but this has been denied.

# minister-alan-shatter - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Almost 500 prisoners have absconded since 2008

Thirty-three prisoners are currently listed as absconded, Minister for Justice and Equality Alan Shatter said this week.

# minister-alan-shatter - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Reforms in asylum process "not a cure-all"

The Irish Refugee Council has said that the proposed Immigration, Residence and Protection Bill does not address the reasons for Ireland’s low rate of acceptance for protection applicants.

# minister-alan-shatter - Monday 16 April, 2012

Gardaí say plan to close stations will hit crime-fighting

The Garda Representative Association is meeting today for its annual conference, where it will discuss the closure of stations around the country, as well as garda vehicles and pensions.

# minister-alan-shatter - Monday 2 April, 2012

Overcrowding and treatment of older prisoners issues at Arbour Hill Prison

Minister for Justice, Alan Shatter, said that an action plan has been prepared by the Irish Prison Service to implement the recommendations in the report.

# minister-alan-shatter - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Dept of Defence to move on 'overholders' in Irish barracks

Many of the people living in barracks who are “overholders” will be moved on, Minister Alan Shatter has said. He also noted that people living in Defence Forces accommodation are not liable for the household charge.

# minister-alan-shatter - Friday 27 January, 2012

Column: Never forget – Hitler targeted the Irish-Jewish community for extermination

On Holocaust Memorial Day, Justice Minister Alan Shatter writes that we should not assume that the type of horror created by the Nazi killing machine could not be repeated in the future.

# minister-alan-shatter - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Money laundering probe finds 37 'suspicious transactions'

Justice Minister Alan Shatter said today that inspectors from the Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Unit had found 37 suspicious transactions by businesses in Ireland.

# minister-alan-shatter - Monday 17 October, 2011

Shatter publishes report on prostitution legislation

Justice Minister Alan Shatter has published his report into Swedish law criminalising people who purchase sexual services from prostitutes.

# minister-alan-shatter - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Irish colonel to head EU training of Somali security forces

The training will take place in Uganda and also involves the cooperation of the United Nations, the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), Uganda and the United States of America.