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#Ban

# ban - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

UK man paralysed in road accident loses 'right to die' court battle
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

UK man paralysed in road accident loses 'right to die' court battle

Jun 25th 2014, 8:13 PM 14,746 Views 56 Comments

Paul Lamb wants the legal right to end his life with the help of a medic.

Wales prop Samson Lee hit with five-week ban for this headbutt
# Discipline
From The42
# Discipline

Wales prop Samson Lee hit with five-week ban for this headbutt

Jun 25th 2014, 5:42 PM 5,394 Views 7 Comments

The 21-year-old admitted to the act of foul play in last weekend’s clash with South Africa.

No more sunbeds for debs goers
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

No more sunbeds for debs goers

Jun 25th 2014, 11:01 AM 20,479 Views 45 Comments

Pale all the way.

# ban - Friday 13 June, 2014

Breastfeeding pics won't be removed by Facebook anymore
# Free The Nipple
# Free The Nipple

Breastfeeding pics won't be removed by Facebook anymore

Jun 13th 2014, 5:45 PM 20,562 Views 103 Comments

The site says that breastfeeding is “natural and beautiful”.

Teachers taking up JobBridge scheme in the bad books with the union
# TUT TUT
# TUT TUT

Teachers taking up JobBridge scheme in the bad books with the union

Jun 13th 2014, 1:09 PM 18,121 Views 60 Comments

The INTO has directed its members not to participate in the scheme.

# ban - Friday 6 June, 2014

Poll: Should smoking in cars when children are present be banned?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should smoking in cars when children are present be banned?

Jun 6th 2014, 8:47 AM 13,966 Views 195 Comments

Going too far? Or should it have been done years ago?

# ban - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Martin Fagan wins Terenure 5-mile as he returns from drugs ban
# Comeback Trail
From The42
# Comeback Trail

Martin Fagan wins Terenure 5-mile as he returns from drugs ban

May 18th 2014, 8:28 PM 6,035 Views 13 Comments

The Mullingar athlete is coming off a two-year ban for using EPO.

Banning mobile phones and cigarettes - this MEP candidate wants a simpler way of life
# Cancer
# Cancer

Banning mobile phones and cigarettes - this MEP candidate wants a simpler way of life

May 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 17,143 Views 57 Comments

“We are literally floating in a sea of radiation nowadays. It’s completely reckless.”

# ban - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Relief for David Meyler as he escapes FA Cup final ban for 'stamp' on Januzaj
# In The Clear
From The42
# In The Clear

Relief for David Meyler as he escapes FA Cup final ban for 'stamp' on Januzaj

May 7th 2014, 8:58 PM 5,009 Views 8 Comments

The midfielder is now available for the May 17th clash with Arsenal.

# ban - Friday 4 April, 2014

Turkish court reverses ban on YouTube, but its Prime Minister isn't happy
# Back Streaming
# Back Streaming

Turkish court reverses ban on YouTube, but its Prime Minister isn't happy

Apr 4th 2014, 1:33 PM 7,086 Views 20 Comments

The Turkish Prime Minister criticised the decision to overturn the ban on Twitter, saying the court was protecting a tool of foreign influence.

Poll: Should the sale of cigarettes be restricted to certain times?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the sale of cigarettes be restricted to certain times?

Apr 4th 2014, 9:15 AM 17,046 Views 136 Comments

The sale of tobacco products could be banned between 7am and 9am and after 6pm.

# ban - Monday 24 March, 2014

Heart attacks fell by more than 10 per cent after the workplace smoking ban
# Tobacco
# Tobacco

Heart attacks fell by more than 10 per cent after the workplace smoking ban

Mar 24th 2014, 12:46 PM 8,535 Views 37 Comments

This Saturday marks the tenth anniversary of the ban’s implementation.

# ban - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

English FA want FIFA to enforce Anelka's punishment
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

English FA want FIFA to enforce Anelka's punishment

Mar 18th 2014, 9:52 AM 2,324 Views 0 Comments

The Frenchman’s sacking shouldn’t mean he escapes a ban.

# ban - Monday 17 March, 2014

Here's why people can only use their cars every second day now in Paris
# Checkpoints
# Checkpoints

Here's why people can only use their cars every second day now in Paris

Mar 17th 2014, 7:30 AM 21,586 Views 41 Comments

Hundreds of police officers will man 60 checkpoints to ensure only the allowed cars and motorcycles are on the roads.

# ban - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Dublin council bans animal-act circuses on public land
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Dublin council bans animal-act circuses on public land

Mar 11th 2014, 2:34 PM 14,174 Views 100 Comments

The move came after students set up a petition calling for an end to animal-act circuses.

Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking*
# Banned
From The Daily Edge
# Banned

Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking*

Mar 11th 2014, 9:42 AM 4,109 Views 2 Comments

*It’s not official. But it made us laugh anyway.

# ban - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Morgan Parra banned for two weeks but will be free to play against Ireland
# Disciplined
From The42
# Disciplined

Morgan Parra banned for two weeks but will be free to play against Ireland

Feb 27th 2014, 12:46 PM 3,235 Views 15 Comments

The French scrum-half’s suspension means he’ll miss the clash with Scotland in round four of the Six Nations.

# ban - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

France scrum-half Morgan Parra to learn Six Nations fate tomorrow
# Sentencing
From The42
# Sentencing

France scrum-half Morgan Parra to learn Six Nations fate tomorrow

Feb 26th 2014, 3:42 PM 3,754 Views 4 Comments

The Clermont number nine attended a disciplinary hearing in Paris this morning.

# ban - Monday 24 February, 2014

GAA want ban on U16's playing at minor inter-county level to be deferred until 2015
# All Change
From The42
# All Change

GAA want ban on U16's playing at minor inter-county level to be deferred until 2015

Feb 24th 2014, 4:50 PM 3,657 Views 1 Comment

The motion was adopted at last Saturday’s GAA Congress in Croke Park.

# ban - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Dragons prop slapped with 10-week ban for tip-tackle on Isaac Boss
# Just Desserts
From The42
# Just Desserts

Dragons prop slapped with 10-week ban for tip-tackle on Isaac Boss

Feb 18th 2014, 3:53 PM 5,678 Views 8 Comments

The Argentine received a straight red card for his tackle on the Leinster and Ireland scrum-half.

# ban - Saturday 25 January, 2014

No Coca-Cola products for Trinity students during Sochi Winter Games
# Coca-Cola
# Coca-Cola

No Coca-Cola products for Trinity students during Sochi Winter Games

Jan 25th 2014, 7:45 AM 19,907 Views 92 Comments

The decision was taken in protest against the failure of repeal of the ‘anti-gay propaganda laws’ in Russia.

# ban - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Wilshere handed two-match ban for one-finger salute
# Bird Is The Word
From The42
# Bird Is The Word

Wilshere handed two-match ban for one-finger salute

Dec 19th 2013, 9:36 PM 12,061 Views 24 Comments

The Arsenal midfielder made the gesture at Manchester City fans

EU proposes ban on cloning farm animals and selling clone meat
# Ban
# Ban

EU proposes ban on cloning farm animals and selling clone meat

Dec 19th 2013, 7:45 AM 3,832 Views 26 Comments

A ban on all imports into the EU of cloned animals was also proposed.

# ban - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Kuridrani handed five-week ban for O'Mahony tackle
# Suspension
From The42
# Suspension

Kuridrani handed five-week ban for O'Mahony tackle

Nov 19th 2013, 8:19 PM 3,479 Views 12 Comments

The Wallabies centre has been punished for the dangerous play that saw him red carded against Ireland.

# ban - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Silvio Berlusconi invites former allies into alliance
# Italy
# Italy

Silvio Berlusconi invites former allies into alliance

Nov 16th 2013, 4:57 PM 5,094 Views 22 Comments

Berlusconi reached out to the Deputy Premier Angelino Alfano to try to forge a political alliance to oppose his enemies on the left.

# ban - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Details on minimum pricing of alcohol to be published today
# Cheap Drink Ban
# Cheap Drink Ban

Details on minimum pricing of alcohol to be published today

Oct 24th 2013, 8:29 AM 5,817 Views 68 Comments

Cheap alcohol has been targeted under the new pricing rules.

# ban - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Stephen Lee launches appeal to fight 12-year ban
# Snooker
From The42
# Snooker

Stephen Lee launches appeal to fight 12-year ban

Oct 9th 2013, 1:24 PM 930 Views 4 Comments

The English snooker player was handed the longest suspension in the sport’s history for alleged match-fixing.

# ban - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Cabinet close to agreement on alcohol strategy, but sponsorship ban will be deferred
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Cabinet close to agreement on alcohol strategy, but sponsorship ban will be deferred

Oct 1st 2013, 4:36 PM 5,935 Views 32 Comments

Proposals to tackle alcohol misuse are close to being agreed by the government.

# ban - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

12 things that have changed since Luis Suarez last played for Liverpool
# He's Back
From The42
# He's Back

12 things that have changed since Luis Suarez last played for Liverpool

Sep 25th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,748 Views 12 Comments

The Reds’ talismanic striker hasn’t featured since 21 April but could return from his ban in tonight’s Capital One Cup clash with Manchester United.

# ban - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Starbucks ads to tell customers: Guns not welcome here
# Business
# Business

Starbucks ads to tell customers: Guns not welcome here

Sep 19th 2013, 9:38 AM 5,349 Views 43 Comments

The coffee chain will run fill-page ads in major newspapers today.

# ban - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Column: We should ban smacking – but we also need to help parents to do their job
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We should ban smacking – but we also need to help parents to do their job

Sep 4th 2013, 7:00 AM 95 Views 185 Comments

Children’s charities want introduce legislation to ban smacking. That’s great – but it also needs to ensure parents get the balance right between positive parenting and discipline, writes Martina Newe.

# ban - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Column: If we want to see the end of nuclear weapons then we need to ban nuclear testing
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: If we want to see the end of nuclear weapons then we need to ban nuclear testing

Aug 6th 2013, 7:00 AM 58 Views 58 Comments

The treaty banning nuclear testing is yet to ratified by the US and other countries, but it is key to the steps to the path of nuclear disarmament, writes Jason Douglas.

# ban - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Government considers banning drivers from wearing Google Glass
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Government considers banning drivers from wearing Google Glass

Aug 3rd 2013, 7:45 AM 13,902 Views 69 Comments

The wearable technology is currently being trialed on a limited basis but one government has already decided it is likely to ban the smart-glasses when they are launched next year.

# ban - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Poll: Should we ban fur farming in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we ban fur farming in Ireland?

Jul 20th 2013, 9:44 AM 34,196 Views 187 Comments

Simon Coveney told us this week that although he doesn’t like the industry, he believes regulating it is the way to go. But do you think fur farms should be closed down?

# ban - Monday 1 July, 2013

Councillors vote NOT to ban charity shops on Grafton St
# Retail
# Retail

Councillors vote NOT to ban charity shops on Grafton St

Jul 1st 2013, 8:39 PM 9,624 Views 55 Comments

Fianna Fáil councillor Mary Fitzpatrick tabled a motion to remove the ban from a draft plan for the city centre street this evening.

# ban - Sunday 23 June, 2013

VIDEO: Sickening clothesline tackle on former Munster centre Jean de Villiers
# Headwrecker
From The42
# Headwrecker

VIDEO: Sickening clothesline tackle on former Munster centre Jean de Villiers

Jun 23rd 2013, 4:45 PM 7,977 Views 7 Comments

Alesana Tuilagi has been banned for two weeks for the stiff arm tackle on the Springbok captain.

# ban - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Junk food TV ad ban to begin in September, but cheese is excluded
# Junk Food
# Junk Food

Junk food TV ad ban to begin in September, but cheese is excluded

Jun 4th 2013, 9:55 AM 13,058 Views 119 Comments

A consultation process has resulted in lobbying from the industry to ensure that cheese advertising is not banned.

Banning alcohol sponsorship of sport is 'based on opinion, not evidence'
# Booze Ban
# Booze Ban

Banning alcohol sponsorship of sport is 'based on opinion, not evidence'

Jun 4th 2013, 9:35 AM 6,971 Views 59 Comments

Former GAA president Seán Kelly has hit out at proposals to ban alcohol companies from sponsoring major sporting events.

# ban - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Rory Best receives Lions call-up as Dylan Hartley gets 11-week ban
# Hooked Up
From The42
# Hooked Up

Rory Best receives Lions call-up as Dylan Hartley gets 11-week ban

May 26th 2013, 5:20 PM 22,523 Views 50 Comments

The England hooker was reprimanded for verbally abusing referee Wayne Barnes.

# ban - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Ukraine gay rights activists hold first ever march
# Gay Rights
# Gay Rights

Ukraine gay rights activists hold first ever march

May 25th 2013, 1:52 PM 6,218 Views 38 Comments

Around one hundred gay rights activists marched in Ukraine today despite fears of violence and a court ban – marking the first gay pride event in the ex-Soviet country.