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#Ban

# ban - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Jockey Eddie Ahern banned for 10 years in corruption case
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

Jockey Eddie Ahern banned for 10 years in corruption case

May 22nd 2013, 6:30 PM 7,003 Views 11 Comments

The 35-year-old Group One jockey was found guilty of conspiring to commit a corrupt or fraudulent practice in relation to the laying of five horses.

# ban - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Rule book 'technicality' clears Corbett and Delaney from championship bans
# Fighting Chance
From The42
# Fighting Chance

Rule book 'technicality' clears Corbett and Delaney from championship bans

May 11th 2013, 3:00 PM 9,821 Views 76 Comments

“It’s a great boost and we’re delighted,” said Tipperary county board chairman Sean Nugent.

# ban - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Supreme Court: Ireland has a right to life, not a right to die
# Marie Fleming
# Marie Fleming

Supreme Court: Ireland has a right to life, not a right to die

Apr 30th 2013, 6:45 AM 10,093 Views 43 Comments

There was standing-room only in the small courtroom on Monday morning as the 7 judges ruled that Marie Fleming, who has MS, did not have the right to end her own life with help from her partner.

# ban - Monday 29 April, 2013

7 things we've learned about sunbeds from Twitter
# Tanora
From The Daily Edge
# Tanora

7 things we've learned about sunbeds from Twitter

Apr 29th 2013, 12:26 PM 8,776 Views 0 Comments

You can wear false eyelashes on a sunbed. Thank God.

# ban - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Ferguson backs Liverpool over Suarez ban
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Ferguson backs Liverpool over Suarez ban

Apr 27th 2013, 1:30 PM 3,722 Views 15 Comments

The veteran coach said he understood Liverpool’s decision not to take pre-emptive action against Suarez.

# ban - Friday 26 April, 2013

'I really want to learn from what has happened': Suarez won't appeal 10-match ban
# History Repeating
From The42
# History Repeating

'I really want to learn from what has happened': Suarez won't appeal 10-match ban

Apr 26th 2013, 2:11 PM 1,725 Views 32 Comments

Liverpool’s star striker may not return to Premier League action until October.

# ban - Thursday 25 April, 2013

You think a 10 game ban is bad, try 8 years
# Dope
From The42
# Dope

You think a 10 game ban is bad, try 8 years

Apr 25th 2013, 7:55 PM 2,782 Views 0 Comments

Godolphin trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni will be out of the sport for the foreseeable future.

# ban - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

How Twitter reacted to the Luis Suarez ban
# Twittersphere
From The42
# Twittersphere

How Twitter reacted to the Luis Suarez ban

Apr 24th 2013, 9:04 PM 6,401 Views 5 Comments

A less than partial FA disciplinary panel, and more amusing tweets from the site.

# ban - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Dutch court overturns paedophile association ban
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch court overturns paedophile association ban

Apr 2nd 2013, 6:37 PM 17,757 Views 152 Comments

The group, Martijn, argues for society’s acceptance of consensual sex between children an adults – but a court has overturned a ruling banning it.

# ban - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Russia concerned by US move not to charge dead boy's parents
# Diplomatic Row
# Diplomatic Row

Russia concerned by US move not to charge dead boy's parents

Mar 19th 2013, 2:30 PM 9,006 Views 19 Comments

The US has decided not to prosecute the adoptive parents of a Russian boy who died in January – despite Russian claims that the toddler was tortured and murdered.

# ban - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

City Councillors vote to ban rickshaws from streets of Galway
# Off Yer Bike
# Off Yer Bike

City Councillors vote to ban rickshaws from streets of Galway

Mar 13th 2013, 6:05 PM 12,508 Views 54 Comments

Claims that rickshaws are “too dangerous” and the streets of Galway are “too narrow” have been rubbished by a legal operator of the bike taxis.

# ban - Monday 11 March, 2013

US judge blocks New York ban on giant sodas
# Soda Ban
# Soda Ban

US judge blocks New York ban on giant sodas

Mar 11th 2013, 9:08 PM 14,709 Views 70 Comments

The judge ruled the measures were “arbitrary” and he was banning the plan “permanently”.

# ban - Monday 18 February, 2013

Doctors in UK call for 'soda tax' and ban on junk food advertising
# Obesity
# Obesity

Doctors in UK call for 'soda tax' and ban on junk food advertising

Feb 18th 2013, 10:24 AM 17,597 Views 41 Comments

The Academy of Medical Royal College said current restrictions, on advertising for children in particular, were failing to tackle obesity problems.

# ban - Friday 15 February, 2013

Ireland looking to land 'Killer' blow on Scots to salvage 6 Nations bid
# Proper-tunity Knocks
From The42
# Proper-tunity Knocks

Ireland looking to land 'Killer' blow on Scots to salvage 6 Nations bid

Feb 15th 2013, 7:10 AM 3,756 Views 6 Comments

Munster prop Dave Kilcoyne is expected to start at tighthead prop in Murrayfield with Tom Court as back-up.

# ban - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Declan Kidney: We were told that Cian Healy is suspended this weekend
# Clear As Mud
From The42
# Clear As Mud

Declan Kidney: We were told that Cian Healy is suspended this weekend

Feb 14th 2013, 2:42 PM 13,524 Views 19 Comments

The simple matter of suspending the Irish prop for a stamp has become very murky.

Leinster 'delighted' with chance to play internationally banned Healy
# Looking Up
From The42
# Looking Up

Leinster 'delighted' with chance to play internationally banned Healy

Feb 14th 2013, 9:55 AM 6,188 Views 24 Comments

Forwards coach Jonno Gibbes says he does not have a problem with starting the prop against Treviso.

# ban - Friday 25 January, 2013

Sri Lanka to ban women from working as maids abroad
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka to ban women from working as maids abroad

Jan 25th 2013, 11:32 AM 10,627 Views 44 Comments

The move follows the beheading of a 17-year-old Sri Lankan nanny in Saudi Arabia.

# ban - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Ronan O'Gara handed 1-week ban for kicking incident
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

Ronan O'Gara handed 1-week ban for kicking incident

Jan 17th 2013, 4:57 PM 17,358 Views 38 Comments

Ian Keatley looks set to start against Racing Metro on Sunday in the Heineken Cup.

# ban - Friday 28 December, 2012

VIDEO: Dwyane Wade’s kick to the groin gets him a one-game ban
# Nutcracker
From The42
# Nutcracker

VIDEO: Dwyane Wade’s kick to the groin gets him a one-game ban

Dec 28th 2012, 1:49 PM 1,151 Views 0 Comments

The Miami Heat star made a knee-jerk reaction against the Bobcats.

# ban - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Russian cyclist banned for taking EPO
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

Russian cyclist banned for taking EPO

Dec 20th 2012, 3:25 PM 727 Views 4 Comments

Denis Galimzyanov faces two years out of cycling after a positive EPO test.

# ban - Monday 17 December, 2012

Balotelli to take fine case to league tribunal
# More Trouble
From The42
# More Trouble

Balotelli to take fine case to league tribunal

Dec 17th 2012, 12:07 PM 1,130 Views 1 Comment

Mad Mario has been fined two weeks’ wages — or approximately £350,000 — according to reports in England this morning.

Sideline cut as GAA approves reduction in non-playing numbers
# New Rules
From The42
# New Rules

Sideline cut as GAA approves reduction in non-playing numbers

Dec 17th 2012, 11:14 AM 1,601 Views 0 Comments

Ard Comhairle confirmed new regulations which will only allow a maximum of five backroom staff on the lines at inter-county matches next season.

# ban - Thursday 13 December, 2012

UK lifts 'fracking' ban
# Fracking
# Fracking

UK lifts 'fracking' ban

Dec 13th 2012, 7:04 PM 7,237 Views 49 Comments

The Green Party in Ireland has reiterated its call for a ban on fracking in this country.

# ban - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Banned: Frankie Dettori suspended for 6 months
# Frankie
From The42
# Frankie

Banned: Frankie Dettori suspended for 6 months

Dec 5th 2012, 11:59 AM 465 Views 0 Comments

The jockey’s ban has been backdated, leaving him free to ride in the Epsom Derby on 1 June.

# ban - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

All Black Andrew Hore banned for five weeks following forearm smash
# Right Hooker
From The42
# Right Hooker

All Black Andrew Hore banned for five weeks following forearm smash

Nov 28th 2012, 2:10 PM 1,324 Views 6 Comments

The New Zealand veteran displayed ‘genuine remorse’ when called in front of the citing commissioner.

# ban - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

VIDEO: Darren Randolph facing 2-match ban for Paterson clash
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

VIDEO: Darren Randolph facing 2-match ban for Paterson clash

Nov 27th 2012, 1:02 PM 1,273 Views 0 Comments

The Motherwell and Republic of Ireland keeper clashed with Hearts striker Callum Paterson on Saturday.

# ban - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

San Francisco sheds part of free-spirit by banning public nudity
# Nakedness
# Nakedness

San Francisco sheds part of free-spirit by banning public nudity

Nov 21st 2012, 11:49 AM 7,258 Views 14 Comments

If you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to wear some clothes.

# ban - Friday 2 November, 2012

WADA decide not to appeal Lance Armstrong case
# Lance Armstrong
From The42
# Lance Armstrong

WADA decide not to appeal Lance Armstrong case

Nov 2nd 2012, 5:28 PM 629 Views 1 Comment

Following a “full and careful review” of the evidence, the World Anti-Doping Agency says it won’t contest the decision to strip Armstrong’s seven Tour de France wins.

# ban - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Limerick football fan handed 96-week ban
# Suspension
From The42
# Suspension

Limerick football fan handed 96-week ban

Oct 23rd 2012, 1:41 PM 16,418 Views 45 Comments

The county’s CCC have moved to act swiftly in the wake of the controversy which overshadowed last Sunday’s senior football showpiece.

# ban - Monday 22 October, 2012

Deenihan bans hunting of Kerry red deer
# Hunting
# Hunting

Deenihan bans hunting of Kerry red deer

Oct 22nd 2012, 3:44 PM 6,763 Views 86 Comments

The Minister also announced his decision to begin a general review of the Open Season Order for other deer species.

# ban - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Terry accepts FA ban for Ferdinand racial abuse
# Race Row
From The42
# Race Row

Terry accepts FA ban for Ferdinand racial abuse

Oct 18th 2012, 11:34 AM 397 Views 0 Comments

Chelsea captain John Terry will serve a four-match ban, starting with Saturday’s London derby against Tottenham Hotspur.

# ban - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Clarke Carlisle calls for Serbia to be banned after latest racism row
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

Clarke Carlisle calls for Serbia to be banned after latest racism row

Oct 17th 2012, 12:26 PM 675 Views 1 Comment

Danny Rose was sent off with an ugly brawl breaking out at the final whistle after the England U-21 left-back reacted angrily to alleged racist abuse.

# ban - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added emos.
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added emos.

Oct 10th 2012, 8:06 PM 8,256 Views 4 Comments

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

# ban - Friday 5 October, 2012

Match-fixing scandal: Conte ban reduced to four months
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Match-fixing scandal: Conte ban reduced to four months

Oct 5th 2012, 5:50 PM 447 Views 0 Comments

The Juventus coach had initially been banned for 10 months for his part in the match-fixing scandal.

# ban - Friday 28 September, 2012

Mourinho: Terry is '100%' not a racist
# John Terry
From The42
# John Terry

Mourinho: Terry is '100%' not a racist

Sep 28th 2012, 9:59 AM 713 Views 2 Comments

“Drogba will say, Geremi will say, Makelele will say, all of them will say that he is not a racist,” says the Real Madrid coach.

# ban - Thursday 27 September, 2012

John Terry banned for 4 matches, fined £220k for Ferdinand racial abuse
# John Terry
From The42
# John Terry

John Terry banned for 4 matches, fined £220k for Ferdinand racial abuse

Sep 27th 2012, 3:07 PM 7,600 Views 49 Comments

The FA announced Terry’s punishment after an independent commission upheld a misconduct charge against him on Thursday.

# ban - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Swiss vote against smoking ban
# Switzerland
# Switzerland

Swiss vote against smoking ban

Sep 23rd 2012, 4:55 PM 9,665 Views 47 Comments

Bars and restaurants will still be allowed to have separate rooms for smokers where they can be served.

# ban - Thursday 13 September, 2012

New York City's ban on large fizzy drinks to take effect in six months
# Fizzy Drinks
# Fizzy Drinks

New York City's ban on large fizzy drinks to take effect in six months

Sep 13th 2012, 10:06 PM 15,516 Views 67 Comments

The ban had been expected and has been welcomed by the city’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

# ban - Monday 3 September, 2012

FA fine, ban Pardew for assistant push
# Magpie
From The42
# Magpie

FA fine, ban Pardew for assistant push

Sep 3rd 2012, 5:18 PM 579 Views 0 Comments

The Newcastle United manager has been given a two match touchline suspension and fined £20,000.

# ban - Sunday 26 August, 2012

'I am a man. I can only take so much. I want to leave' - Barton set for QPR exit
# Wantaway
From The42
# Wantaway

'I am a man. I can only take so much. I want to leave' - Barton set for QPR exit

Aug 26th 2012, 10:18 PM 1,667 Views 4 Comments

The QPR midfielder has criticised the manner in which his ostensibly imminent departure is being handled.