Police reform commission recommends gardaí lose prosecution roles

The Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland has recommended that all prosecution decisions ...

Published 19 September 2018

Legal bodies welcome proposal for new judge-made personal injuries guidelines

Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns The Law Society of Ireland and The Bar Council of Ireland have welco ...

Published 19 September 2018

Ms Justice Mary Ellen Ring to be named Woman of the Year

Ms Justice Mary Ellen Ring Ms Justice Mary Ellen Ring, chairwoman of the Garda Síoch&aac ...

Published 19 September 2018

Eighth Amendment officially scrapped as referendum bill signed into law

Michael D. Higgins President Michael D. Higgins has signed the Thirty-Sixth Amendment of the Co ...

Published 19 September 2018

European Commission to drop Apple tax proceedings against Ireland

The European Commission has said it will drop legal action against Ireland over its failure to colle ...

Published 19 September 2018

Human rights commission calls for 'gender-neutral' replacement to article 41.2

Emily Logan The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (IHREC) has called for article 41.2 ...

Published 19 September 2018

Law Society encourages cohabiting couples to read up on legal rights

Keith Walsh The Law Society of Ireland has encouraged cohabiting couples in Ireland to find out ...

Published 19 September 2018

Lawyers to gain insight into impact of porn addiction at CPD workshops

The impact of internet pornography on individuals will be the subject of an upcoming workshop in B ...

Published 19 September 2018

England: Academic suggests abolishing juries in rape trials

An academic has suggested that juries be abolished in rape trials, leaving judges to decide cases, T ...

Published 19 September 2018

Advertorial: Catriona Sweeney — Consultant Occupational Therapist / Expert Witness

Catriona Sweeney is a highly experienced Consultant Occupational Therapist with over eleven years& ...

Published 19 September 2018