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The High Court has decided that the trial involving the rendition and torture of a leading Gaddafi opponent and his pregnant wife should be conducted in secret. Abdul-Hakim Belhaj and his wife Fatima Boudchar opposed the UK government’s request for a secret trial under section 6 of the Justice and

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Dr Katherine Zappone A bill overhauling Ireland's adoption regime to give effect to the new children's rights provisions of the Constitution have been signed into law.

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Figures from the Irish Prison Service have revealed that more than 400 people were held in prison last year in relation to immigration issues, The Irish Times reports. A total of 421 people were committed on immigration issues, up from 342 in 2015. Most of them are held in prison awaiting deportatio

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Three new appointments to the UK Supreme Court, including that of its second-ever woman Justice, have been announced. Lady Justice Black, Lord Justice Lloyd Jones and Lord Justice Briggs will join the top appeal court on 2 October 2017, the same day that Lady Hale is sworn in as President of the Sup

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A judge has questioned the value of prosecuting a woman over the theft of goods worth a total of just €16. Judge Mary Devins, sitting in Castlebar District Court, noted that around €1,600 will need to be spent on providing an interpreter for the case when it proceeds in September, the Connaught

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Sabine Walsh, MII president Irish mediators have voiced their frustration over an unexpected delay to the Mediation Bill, which will return to the Dáil after being amended in the Seanad last night.

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Pictured (l-r): Maurice Phelan, head of dispute resolution and Frank Flanagan, newly appointed partner in our dispute resolution team Mason Hayes & Curran has announced the promotion of Frank Flanagan from senior associate to a partner in the firm's dispute resolution team.

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