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#Poor box

# poor-box - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

'No place in a modern justice system': Poor box receipts up despite minister's promise to scrap it
# Courts
# Courts

'No place in a modern justice system': Poor box receipts up despite minister's promise to scrap it

Jul 18th 2018, 6:20 AM 11,984 Views 22 Comments

Minister Charlie Flanagan said the system “is no longer a fit place in justice administration”.

# poor-box - Monday 2 April, 2018

Justice minister says he plans to abolish court poor box payments
# Courts
# Courts

Justice minister says he plans to abolish court poor box payments

Apr 2nd 2018, 4:25 PM 22,287 Views 45 Comments

Charlie Flanagan says it is no longer fit for purpose.

# poor-box - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

These counties have highest number of drivers dodging penalty points by making donations
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

These counties have highest number of drivers dodging penalty points by making donations

Sep 29th 2015, 6:40 PM 26,982 Views 30 Comments

The Department of Justice has reported that 1,526 drivers avoided penalty points by donating to the court poor box from January 2014- May 2015.

# poor-box - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Courts 'poor box' to be scrapped in favour 'more transparent' reparations fund
# Charities
# Charities

Courts 'poor box' to be scrapped in favour 'more transparent' reparations fund

Feb 4th 2014, 6:28 PM 8,736 Views 23 Comments

The poor box has been in existence since before the foundation of the State.