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The High Court has refused all reliefs sought by a woman who brought two judicial review cases seeking to challenge a decision to remove animals owned by her. The applicant, Dona Sfar’s, sheep and pigs had been seized from her by the Department of Agriculture, following six inspections by a Veteri

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Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald told TDs around two and a half billion euro will be spent on the justice sector in 2016, an increase of more than 6 per cent on the previous year.

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Eighty solicitors from across the North West gathered in Donegal yesterday for the first part of a two-day learning and networking event designed with the local area in mind. The North West General Practice Update 2016, part of a nationwide programme of cluster events taking place this year, has bee

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Attorney General Máire Whelan A private member's bill to allow abortion in the case of fatal foetal abnormality is expected to be declared unconstitutional by Attorney General Máire Whelan.

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A former member of the Tamil Tigers who claimed asylum under an EU directive on the basis he would face torture if returned to Sri Lanka has had his application referred to the Court of Justice of the European Union as no authorities are on point. The appellant is a Sri Lankan national who arrived i

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People serving an indeterminate sentence for public protection (IPP) have one of the highest rates of self-harm in the prison system according to a new report published today by the Prison Reform Trust. Figures show that for every 1,000 people serving an IPP there were 550 incidents of self-harm. Th

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Pictured (l-r): Dr Conor O'Mahony, Dr Eoin Daly and Dr David Kenny Three constitutional law experts from UCC, NUIG and Trinity College Dublin have written a legal opinion stating that they see no constitutional impediment to changing the laws to allow fair and equal access to State-funded schools re

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