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# refused - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Government rejected council's request for €6.6m to fund white-water rafting project in Dublin City

More than half of the €22.8m funding for the project was expected to come from grants.

# refused - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Property owners refused permission to change Dublin city apartments into Airbnb-style lettings

An Bord Pleanála said granting permission would be contrary to the City Development Plan.

# refused - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'Absolutely devastated': Plans for future of ESB power station in Co Offaly refused

In a statement, the ESB has said it is “disappointed that the application has been rejected”.

# refused - Monday 14 January, 2019

Scientology-linked drug rehab centre goes to High Court to quash planning refusal

It’s trying to set up a drug rehab centre in Meath.

# refused - Friday 6 April, 2018

Niece of Russian nerve gas victim refused entry to UK

Viktoria Skripal was denied “on the grounds that her application did not comply with the immigration rules”.

# refused - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Judge in test case refuses to grant late bar extension to bar on Good Friday

Legislation was passed in January allowing pubs and other licensed premises in Ireland to open on Good Friday.

Man refused bail after being charged with handling €1,400 stolen goods during alleged Lidl looting

Liam Walsh, aged 26, appeared at Dublin District Court charged under the Theft and Fraud Act.

# refused - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Woman has request to see changes made to her own data refused as database 'is blanked every two weeks'

The woman had requested access to her own citizen’s data file under freedom of information.

# refused - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From The42 ‘A better contract wasn’t forthcoming’ – The man leaving Irish boxing behind for Germany Interview

‘A better contract wasn’t forthcoming’ – The man leaving Irish boxing behind for Germany

The IABA confirmed Eddie Bolger’s departure earlier this week. The experienced coach subsequently spoke to The42 about his reasons for the move.

# refused - Friday 13 January, 2017

Former Sinn Féin councillor charged with assault and threats to kill refused bail

Dowdall’s family said they were prepared to increase the independent surety from €10,000 to €20,000.

# refused - Friday 11 December, 2015

The daughter of a woman who refused medical treatment from Muslim doctors has defended her actions

Her mother had said that she did not want to be treated by a doctor wearing a hijab.

# refused - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Pearse Doherty isn't allowed to ask Enda any of these questions

The Sinn Féin TD has had a number of questions about the IBRC inquiry disallowed.

# refused - Friday 9 October, 2015

Martin McGuinness: 'I never talk about shooting anybody but I was a member of the IRA'

McGuinness said forty years on, he is still proud that he was a member of the IRA.

# refused - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Suicidal woman allegedly told to 'go home and overdose' if she wanted to be seen

The incident apparently happened at University Hospital Galway.

# refused - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Permission refused for 48-turbine wind farm in Mayo

An Bord Pleanála said it wasn’t satisfied that the area was suitable for the development.

# refused - Monday 22 September, 2014

Works to continue on Kilkenny bridges ahead of October court date

The case will be heard again in court on 20 October.

# refused - Friday 16 May, 2014

'They took the medical card from our little girl. She has Cerebral Palsy and may never walk'

Five-year-old Lauryn Tracy had her wheelchair stolen last year and now the HSE have revoked her medical card.

# refused - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Wind turbines height increase refused as it will impact on scenic Donegal

Donegal County Council said the turbines height would impact in a negative way on Kinnagoe Bay.

# refused - Monday 27 January, 2014

'Unfair' of HSE to reject scheme application for boy with ADHD

The HSE has now included ADHD in the scheme so that the cost of medication for children with the disorder is covered.

# refused - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

From The42 Mike Tyson refused visa to New Zealand due to prior rape conviction Denied This post contains videos

Mike Tyson refused visa to New Zealand due to prior rape conviction

Kiwi Prime Minister John Keys says he has ‘something deeply personal against people who rape other people’.