Election 2020

Law Society calls for improved access to justice ahead of election

The Law Society of Ireland has called for improved access to justice as it highlighted its key priorities ahead of this Saturday's general election.

Published 5 February 2020

Independent TD challenges delay to Tipperary vote

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has brought High Court proceedings aimed at allowing the vote in the Tipperary constituency in this Saturday's general election to go ahead.

Published 5 February 2020

Bar urges election candidates to 'safeguard justice' as budget cuts bite

The Bar of Ireland has written to all election candidates, political parties and members of the Oireachtas to call on them to "safeguard justice" in the looming general election.

Published 24 January 2020

Election candidates challenged to commit to access to justice

Election candidates have been challenged by legal rights group FLAC to commit to supporting a "right to justice" for those on low incomes.

Published 23 January 2020

Civil liberties group launches 2020 election manifesto

The Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) has challenged candidates in the upcoming general election to commit to eight "human rights advances".

Published 14 January 2020