Flanagan to set out implementation plan for police reform commission's recommendations

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan will today set out the Government's four-year implementation pla ...

Published 18 December 2018

Norville Connolly takes up key post at Afghan anti-corruption NGO

Northern Ireland solicitor Norville Connolly has taken up a new post in Afghanistan as deputy exec ...

Published 18 December 2018

Lawyers argue right not to testify against spouse should extend beyond 1992 definition of 'nuclear family'

Lawyers have argued before the Court of Appeal that the constitutional right not to testify against ...

Published 18 December 2018

Concealed pregnancies expert calls for re-examination of 1861 law

An expert on concealed pregnancies has called for the re-examination of a law criminalising women ...

Published 18 December 2018

Poland: Supreme Court judges reinstated pending final judgment from EU courts

Poland has reinstated the 27 Supreme Court judges who were forced to retire under controversial judi ...

Published 18 December 2018

Lords to overhaul disciplinary processes after Lord Lester allegations

The House of Lords is set to overhaul its disciplinary processes next year to better support compl ...

Published 18 December 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: Irish Women’s Franchise League and the Irish Citizen

In November 1908, Hanna Sheehy Skeffington and Margaret Cousins, along with their husbands Francis ...

Published 18 December 2018

And finally... grotty grotto

Furious parents branded a Christmas grotto Santa Claus a "disgrace" after he ripped off his beard an ...

Published 18 December 2018

Flanagan backs wholesale removal of divorce time limit from Constitution

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has said he would support removing reference to the time period ...

Published 17 December 2018

Maples and Calder ranked number one legal adviser to Irish-serviced funds

Maples and Calder has retained its position as the number one legal adviser to Irish-serviced fund ...

Published 17 December 2018