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A suspended solicitor has been found guilty of four counts of professional misconduct in relation to a 2007 land transaction. The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) will next week consider what sanction to impose on Declan O'Callaghan, who has been suspended from practice since 2018 for unrelate

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Labour would scrap the UK government's controversial legacy law, the party has said in its manifesto. The Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Act 2023, which the Irish government is challenging in a rare interstate application to the European Court of Human Rights, ended most legal

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Legislation providing for the registration and regulation of childminders among other early learning and childcare reforms has been published. The Child Care (Amendment) Bill 2024 will remove exemptions relating to childminders to facilitate the future extension of regulation to all paid, non-relati

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A round-up of human rights stories from around the world. Turkish police officers acquitted for murder of Kurdish lawyer Tahir Elçi | Medya News

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Two men have been arrested for beating a stranger they accused of making their penises magically disappear. Tayabu Eliazu, 35, and Assan Gariba, 24, allegedly dispensed mob justice after a brief interaction with another man, Abubakr Tanko, in Kasseh, Ghana.

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Former Law Society of Northern Ireland president Tony McGettigan has passed away. Mr McGettigan qualified as a solicitor in 1975 and was principal of Enniskillen firm P J Flanagan & Co until his retirement last June.

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A video game company is being sued for £656 million over claims it has abused its market dominance to overcharge 14 million people in the UK through its Steam platform. The claim against Valve Corporation has been filed at the Competition Appeal Tribunal in London and accuses the company of "s

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