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#Ban

# ban - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Juve boss Conte determined to fight suspension
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

Juve boss Conte determined to fight suspension

Aug 21st 2012, 1:37 PM 392 Views 0 Comments

‘I didn’t do anything illegal and I didn’t fail to report anything’ the former Italy midfielder says as he battles 10-month ban.

# ban - Monday 20 August, 2012

Down with this sort of thing: Ukraine wants to ban SpongeBob SquarePants
# Squarebanned
From The Daily Edge
# Squarebanned

Down with this sort of thing: Ukraine wants to ban SpongeBob SquarePants

Aug 20th 2012, 10:52 AM 5,906 Views 25 Comments

The ‘National Expert Commission for Protecting Public Morality’ group is currently looking into it.

# ban - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Smoky coal ban extended, will 'clear air and bring fewer deaths'
# Fossil Fuel
# Fossil Fuel

Smoky coal ban extended, will 'clear air and bring fewer deaths'

Jul 10th 2012, 11:37 AM 4,057 Views 23 Comments

The ban is being extended to all of Dublin County, as well as seven provincial towns.

# ban - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Government to press ahead with ban on smoking in cars
# Smoking
# Smoking

Government to press ahead with ban on smoking in cars

Jun 26th 2012, 9:37 PM 8,258 Views 108 Comments

The ban will only apply to cars where there are children present.

# ban - Monday 25 June, 2012

Joey Barton stripped of QPR captaincy, fined six weeks' wages
# Barton
From The42
# Barton

Joey Barton stripped of QPR captaincy, fined six weeks' wages

Jun 25th 2012, 1:21 PM 5,138 Views 16 Comments

“I was reckless and deserved every punishment I received” says Barton after QPR conclude investigation into Manchester City row.

# ban - Friday 8 June, 2012

Britain to make forced marriage a criminal offence
# Forced Marriage
# Forced Marriage

Britain to make forced marriage a criminal offence

Jun 8th 2012, 7:28 PM 3,688 Views 16 Comments

David Cameron described the practice as being “little short of slavery”.

# ban - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Dairy Council says cheese ban is based on 'inappropriate' UK model
# Advertising
# Advertising

Dairy Council says cheese ban is based on 'inappropriate' UK model

Jun 5th 2012, 1:55 PM 2,960 Views 16 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland says it won’t get into a head to head argument with any organisation over the plan to ban cheese ads during children’s programmes.

# ban - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Varadkar: Banning alcohol ads at sports events is 'not practical' (despite Labour plans)
# Ad Ban
# Ad Ban

Varadkar: Banning alcohol ads at sports events is 'not practical' (despite Labour plans)

May 29th 2012, 2:25 PM 4,315 Views 41 Comments

Leo Varadkar said the plan to ban alcohol advertising would stop Ireland from hosting the final of the Heineken Cup next year.

# ban - Monday 28 May, 2012

Legislation to make unauthorised possession of benzodiazepines illegal
# Drugs
# Drugs

Legislation to make unauthorised possession of benzodiazepines illegal

May 28th 2012, 2:20 PM 4,122 Views 14 Comments

The move has been welcomed by the Dublin City Business Improvement District, which said drug use and behaviour is a “torment to businesses in certain areas of the city”.

# ban - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Suspended: Joseph O'Brien to miss the Irish Guineas
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Suspended: Joseph O'Brien to miss the Irish Guineas

May 9th 2012, 4:20 PM 500 Views 0 Comments

The young jockey was found guilty of overusing the whip at Chester and has been given a four-day ban.

# ban - Friday 4 May, 2012

Banned Rossi defends touchline brawl as 'humanly justifiable'
# A Little Respect
From The42
# A Little Respect

Banned Rossi defends touchline brawl as 'humanly justifiable'

May 4th 2012, 12:01 PM 588 Views 1 Comment

“Certain lines should not be crossed. If someone touches my family, I can’t pretend that I didn’t hear it.”

Column: Smoking ban in public places 'a departure from tolerance and democracy'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Smoking ban in public places 'a departure from tolerance and democracy'

May 4th 2012, 7:30 AM 315 Views 108 Comments

With Health Minister James Reilly considering proposals to extend the smoking ban to areas like parks and beaches, John Mallon argues that this could be just the start.

# ban - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

NI to introduce ban on under-18s using sunbeds
# Sunbeds
# Sunbeds

NI to introduce ban on under-18s using sunbeds

May 1st 2012, 9:31 AM 1,304 Views 9 Comments

Health Minister Edwin Poots has introduced legislation which bans people under the age of 18 from using, hiring or buying sunbeds in Northern Ireland.

# ban - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Italian cyclist given 12-year doping ban following guilty verdict
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Italian cyclist given 12-year doping ban following guilty verdict

Apr 19th 2012, 9:31 PM 409 Views 0 Comments

Riccardo Ricco was heavily punished today for allegedly giving himself a blood transfusion.

# ban - Monday 9 April, 2012

WATCH: Brazilian player punches referee following red card
# Punished
From The42
# Punished

WATCH: Brazilian player punches referee following red card

Apr 9th 2012, 10:30 PM 1,126 Views 2 Comments

Midfielder Derlan has been banned for two years, following the incident.

# ban - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Free man: CHC confirm no further action to be taken against McKeever
# Sledging
From The42
# Sledging

Free man: CHC confirm no further action to be taken against McKeever

Apr 4th 2012, 10:03 AM 218 Views 0 Comments

The Armagh captain is free to lead the Orchard out in Sunday’s relegation battle against Donegal.

# ban - Friday 30 March, 2012

Arsene hit with UEFA touchline ban for Milan whinge
# Insult To Injury
From The42
# Insult To Injury

Arsene hit with UEFA touchline ban for Milan whinge

Mar 30th 2012, 3:05 PM 219 Views 0 Comments

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been handed a three-game touchline ban and £40,000 fine.

# ban - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Home improvement: Monaghan win their appeal against CHC punishment
# Overturned
From The42
# Overturned

Home improvement: Monaghan win their appeal against CHC punishment

Mar 8th 2012, 12:14 PM 291 Views 4 Comments

Sunday’s NFL Division 2 game between Monaghan and Louth will take place in Clones as originally scheduled.

# ban - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Kerrigan suspension overturned on appeal
# Free Man
From The42
# Free Man

Kerrigan suspension overturned on appeal

Feb 11th 2012, 9:48 AM 398 Views 1 Comment

Paul Kerrigan’s two-game ban for an attempted headbutt on Armagh’s Finian Moriarty has been overturned.

# ban - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Derrytresk will appeal Championship ban - reports
# Appeal
From The42
# Appeal

Derrytresk will appeal Championship ban - reports

Feb 9th 2012, 6:23 PM 405 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of the All-Ireland Junior club football final on Sunday, Croker-bound Derrytresk say they will appeal their five-year Championship ban.

Kelly: Contador ban 'not a major one'
# Back Soon
From The42
# Back Soon

Kelly: Contador ban 'not a major one'

Feb 9th 2012, 3:39 PM 512 Views 2 Comments

Sean Kelly believes Alberto Contador’s two-year ban will not unduly worry the Spaniard when he takes stock of things.

# ban - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Game over: Bradley Davies banned for the rest of the Six Nations
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Game over: Bradley Davies banned for the rest of the Six Nations

Feb 8th 2012, 2:17 PM 3,806 Views 11 Comments

The Welsh lock has been hit with a seven-week ban for his “tip tackle” on Ireland’s Donnacha Ryan.

# ban - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Cheers to that! FIFA insists on beer for 2014 World Cup
# Political Football
From The42
# Political Football

Cheers to that! FIFA insists on beer for 2014 World Cup

Jan 19th 2012, 3:48 PM 637 Views 4 Comments

Selling beer in football grounds is banned under Brazilian law, but FIFA General Secretary Jerome Valcke says that will have to change.

# ban - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

No distance left to run: Martin Fagan banned for two years by athletics chiefs
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

No distance left to run: Martin Fagan banned for two years by athletics chiefs

Jan 17th 2012, 8:01 PM 6,459 Views 20 Comments

The Mullingar man admitted to using EPO in a bid to get back on track ahead of London 2012.

# ban - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Case closed: FA uphold Kompany red card
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Case closed: FA uphold Kompany red card

Jan 10th 2012, 3:33 PM 403 Views 2 Comments

Manchester City’s captain will begin his four-match ban with tomorrow’s Carling Cup semi-final first leg against Liverpool.

# ban - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Battery farming of hens to be banned from this weekend
# Cluck
# Cluck

Battery farming of hens to be banned from this weekend

Dec 29th 2011, 6:15 PM 7,168 Views 33 Comments

Small, cramped cages will be illegal from 1 January as an EU-wide directive comes into force.

# ban - Saturday 17 December, 2011

Could a FIFA ban put Manchester United back into the Champions League?
# Fergie Time
From The42
# Fergie Time

Could a FIFA ban put Manchester United back into the Champions League?

Dec 17th 2011, 2:00 PM 3,979 Views 13 Comments

FIFA has threatened to suspend Switzerland from world football if FC Sion are not punished by the national FA.

# ban - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Rooney wins appeal against Euro 2012 ban
# Off The Hook
From The42
# Off The Hook

Rooney wins appeal against Euro 2012 ban

Dec 8th 2011, 10:18 AM 325 Views 3 Comments

The striker will be free to play in England’s final group game against Ukraine after successfully arguing that his three-game suspension should be reduced.

# ban - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

TCD bans Daily Mail from campus shops
# Ban
# Ban

TCD bans Daily Mail from campus shops

Dec 7th 2011, 4:49 PM 14,696 Views 90 Comments

Students voted last night to ban the newspaper from shops over an inaccurate article it ran about UCC student Caolan Mulrooney.

# ban - Monday 5 December, 2011

Capello considers Rooney options ahead of hearing
# Quandary
From The42
# Quandary

Capello considers Rooney options ahead of hearing

Dec 5th 2011, 3:32 PM 318 Views 2 Comments

There are conflicting reports about the England star’s future, with one paper suggesting Capello has guaranteed him a Euro 2012 place, irrespective of his fate on Thursday.

# ban - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Tackle sees Warburton suspended for three weeks
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

Tackle sees Warburton suspended for three weeks

Oct 16th 2011, 10:56 AM 508 Views 1 Comment

The Welsh back row admitted to a dangerous tackle on Vincent Clerc and will now miss his country’s game against Australia.

# ban - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Rooney banned for three Euro 2012 matches following red card
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Rooney banned for three Euro 2012 matches following red card

Oct 13th 2011, 6:07 PM 427 Views 2 Comments

The striker has been punished severely by UEFA for his loss of discipline against Montenegro.

# ban - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

BBC World Service chief accuses Iran of harassing employee's families
# Media
# Media

BBC World Service chief accuses Iran of harassing employee's families

Oct 5th 2011, 3:02 PM 356 Views 2 Comments

Global news chief says that relatives of around ten BBC employees have been intimidated and bullied by Iranian authorities.

# ban - Monday 26 September, 2011

Calls for ban of window blinds following toddler death
# Blind Ban
# Blind Ban

Calls for ban of window blinds following toddler death

Sep 26th 2011, 8:34 PM 1,722 Views 36 Comments

A two-year-old toddler died after he became entangled in the cord of a blind earlier this year.

# ban - Monday 22 August, 2011

More bad news for Wenger as UEFA impose two-match suspension
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

More bad news for Wenger as UEFA impose two-match suspension

Aug 22nd 2011, 10:57 AM 62 Views 0 Comments

Arsenal manager has been slapped with a two-match ban for breaching the terms of a previous Champions League suspension.

# ban - Friday 19 August, 2011

Islam Ireland welcomes debate on burqa but government has no plans for ban
# Burqa
# Burqa

Islam Ireland welcomes debate on burqa but government has no plans for ban

Aug 19th 2011, 12:53 PM 3,497 Views 114 Comments

The Islamic Cultural Cente of Ireland has been responding to calls from a councillor in Cork to ban the burqa in Ireland.

# ban - Friday 12 August, 2011

BHA ban trainer Howard Johnson for four years
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

BHA ban trainer Howard Johnson for four years

Aug 12th 2011, 3:24 PM 246 Views 0 Comments

Trainer of legendary stayer Inglis Drever found to have breached animal welfare rules.

EU allows Spain ban on Romanian workers
# No Romanians Need Apply
# No Romanians Need Apply

EU allows Spain ban on Romanian workers

Aug 12th 2011, 12:34 PM 1,272 Views 25 Comments

Despite free movement within the EU, Spain will temporarily block Romanians from working in the country.

# ban - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

World Cup dream over for rugby star because of dodgy moustache-growth cream
# Hair Raising
From The42
# Hair Raising

World Cup dream over for rugby star because of dodgy moustache-growth cream

Jun 22nd 2011, 2:17 PM 429 Views 0 Comments

Player set for ban to run during New Zealand tournament following doping controversy.