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#Gemma O'Doherty

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

O'Doherty and Waters do not have to pay legal fees for Covid restrictions court case
# Courts
# Courts

O'Doherty and Waters do not have to pay legal fees for Covid restrictions court case

Jul 19th 2022, 3:54 PM 29,055 Views 0 Comments

The Supreme Court issued the ruling today.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 5 July, 2022

Supreme Court dismisses Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters' action against State's Covid-19 laws
# Dismissed
# Dismissed

Supreme Court dismisses Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters' action against State's Covid-19 laws

Updated Jul 5th 2022, 2:59 PM 33,984 Views 0 Comments

Chief Justice Donal O’Donnell said that the High Court was correct to refuse to grant leave in this case.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Supreme Court reserves decision in an appeal brought by Gemma O’Doherty and John Waters
# Pandemic Response
# Pandemic Response

Supreme Court reserves decision in an appeal brought by Gemma O’Doherty and John Waters

Mar 15th 2022, 6:07 PM 35,842 Views 0 Comments

The court gave no indication as to when it would give its decision.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Gemma O'Doherty receives suspended sentence over threatening and abusive behaviour
# Bray Courthouse
# Bray Courthouse

Gemma O'Doherty receives suspended sentence over threatening and abusive behaviour

Sep 29th 2021, 6:54 PM 69,817 Views 0 Comments

O’Doherty received a two-month suspended sentence and a €750 fine for public order offences today.

# gemma-odoherty - Friday 18 June, 2021

Gemma O'Doherty says hospital's action against her over videos is 'spurious and outrageous'
# Beaumont Hospital
# Beaumont Hospital

Gemma O'Doherty says hospital's action against her over videos is 'spurious and outrageous'

Jun 18th 2021, 5:41 PM 71,116 Views 0 Comments

O’Doherty said that the claim against her were “lies”, that others were lying, and that she was telling the truth.”

# gemma-odoherty - Friday 30 April, 2021

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters must pay legal costs of failed appeal, Court of Appeal rules.
# Courts
# Courts

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters must pay legal costs of failed appeal, Court of Appeal rules.

Apr 30th 2021, 2:06 PM 51,860 Views 0 Comments

The judges found that normal rule whereby the losing side should pay the legal costs should be applied.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Judgement reserved in Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters court appeal
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Judgement reserved in Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters court appeal

Updated Jan 20th 2021, 5:15 PM 54,913 Views 0 Comments

The appeal is against the court’s refusal to permit the two to bring their challenge and its award of costs of that hearing against them.

# gemma-odoherty - Monday 21 September, 2020

Gemma O'Doherty could face further criminal charges over bridge protest
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Gemma O'Doherty could face further criminal charges over bridge protest

Sep 21st 2020, 2:22 PM 57,774 Views 0 Comments

A video of the incident went viral on social media platforms last month.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Gemma O'Doherty tells High Court judge she fears for her safety
# Courts
# Courts

Gemma O'Doherty tells High Court judge she fears for her safety

Aug 19th 2020, 8:51 PM 52,363 Views 0 Comments

O’Doherty said she had been abused on the street because of “fake news” published about her.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Gemma O'Doherty denies trying to evade service of defamation proceedings against her by Jimmy Guerin
# Courts
# Courts

Gemma O'Doherty denies trying to evade service of defamation proceedings against her by Jimmy Guerin

Aug 18th 2020, 5:45 PM 38,476 Views 0 Comments

In his action, Guerin claims he was defamed in comments allegedly posted by O’Doherty about him on social media.

# gemma-odoherty - Monday 10 August, 2020

Gemma O Doherty allegedly evading service of defamation proceedings against her by Jimmy Guerin
# Defamation
# Defamation

Gemma O Doherty allegedly evading service of defamation proceedings against her by Jimmy Guerin

Aug 10th 2020, 8:07 PM 73,110 Views 0 Comments

A number of efforts to serve her with documents have been unsuccessful.

# gemma-odoherty - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Court rules Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters must pay costs for Covid-19 legal challenge
# Courts
# Courts

Court rules Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters must pay costs for Covid-19 legal challenge

Updated Jun 4th 2020, 11:40 AM 164,383 Views 208 Comments

The judge said that the costs should be limited to the two-day hearing of their application only.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters to appeal court's dismissal of legal action
# Appeal
# Appeal

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters to appeal court's dismissal of legal action

May 27th 2020, 1:03 PM 31,613 Views 0 Comments

The High Court refused to grant them permission to challenge laws introduced by the State due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

High Court rejects legal challenge by Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters to Covid-19 laws
# Judicial Review
# Judicial Review

High Court rejects legal challenge by Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters to Covid-19 laws

Updated May 13th 2020, 11:17 AM 84,999 Views 0 Comments

The pair had claimed the emergency Covid-19 legislation passed by the Oireachtas is unconstitutional.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

O'Doherty compares Covid-19 restrictions to living in 'Nazi Germany' at High Court hearing
# Judicial Review
# Judicial Review

O'Doherty compares Covid-19 restrictions to living in 'Nazi Germany' at High Court hearing

Updated May 5th 2020, 6:29 PM 110,341 Views 0 Comments

There was once again a heavy garda presence outside the court.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Gardaí say file to be submitted to DPP after crowd gathers outside Four Courts
# Coronavirus Regulations
# Coronavirus Regulations

Gardaí say file to be submitted to DPP after crowd gathers outside Four Courts

Apr 29th 2020, 6:00 AM 35,413 Views 0 Comments

Over 20 supporters of the case taken by Gemma O’Doherty and John Waters gathered outside the courts.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

AGSI to write to Drew Harris over live-streamed 'abuse' of garda at Dublin Covid-19 checkpoint
# Gemma O'Doherty
# Gemma O'Doherty

AGSI to write to Drew Harris over live-streamed 'abuse' of garda at Dublin Covid-19 checkpoint

Apr 28th 2020, 11:06 PM 134,290 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on Dublin’s quays earlier today.

Supporters kept from entering Four Courts for hearing on Waters and O'Doherty case
# Dublin
# Dublin

Supporters kept from entering Four Courts for hearing on Waters and O'Doherty case

Apr 28th 2020, 1:10 PM 60,463 Views 0 Comments

There was a heavy garda presence today as the pair challenged the State over the Covid-19 restrictions.

Extra security expected at Four Courts amid fears of large crowd for Waters and O'Doherty case
# Courts
# Courts

Extra security expected at Four Courts amid fears of large crowd for Waters and O'Doherty case

Apr 28th 2020, 6:10 AM 37,270 Views 0 Comments

The pair are challenging the State over its decision to implement emergency restrictions in response to Covid-19.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Gardaí are investigating the gathering of people at the Four Courts yesterday
# Gemma O'Doherty
# Gemma O'Doherty

Gardaí are investigating the gathering of people at the Four Courts yesterday

Apr 22nd 2020, 10:21 PM 29,597 Views 0 Comments

The group had gathered to witness the beginning of a case taken against the State over its Covid-19 pandemic restrictions.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

State to oppose 'quite substantial' challenge against Covid-19 laws by Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters
# Courts
# Courts

State to oppose 'quite substantial' challenge against Covid-19 laws by Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters

Apr 21st 2020, 2:48 PM 53,599 Views 0 Comments

O’Doherty argued that Irish people should be allowed to go outside and “build up a herd immunity.”

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters launch High Court proceedings claiming Covid-19 laws are unconstitutional
# Challenge
# Challenge

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters launch High Court proceedings claiming Covid-19 laws are unconstitutional

Apr 15th 2020, 4:59 PM 222,452 Views 0 Comments

They are seeking to have various pieces or recently enacted legislation declared null and void by a judge of the High Court.

# gemma-odoherty - Friday 27 September, 2019

Couple from supermarket ad campaign 'considering leaving Ireland' after online abuse
# Lidl
# Lidl

Couple from supermarket ad campaign 'considering leaving Ireland' after online abuse

Sep 27th 2019, 2:24 PM 214,506 Views 0 Comments

They have called for more robust hate-crime legislation to be introduced.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Brother of Veronica Guerin takes defamation action against Gemma O'Doherty
# High Court
# High Court

Brother of Veronica Guerin takes defamation action against Gemma O'Doherty

Sep 11th 2019, 6:05 AM 69,650 Views 0 Comments

Court papers for the proceedings were filed on Monday.

# gemma-odoherty - Friday 6 September, 2019

'This has gone on for too long': Gardaí and Dublin City Council in dispute over policing of Google protests
# Gemma O'Doherty
# Gemma O'Doherty

'This has gone on for too long': Gardaí and Dublin City Council in dispute over policing of Google protests

Sep 6th 2019, 12:05 AM 43,556 Views 71 Comments

Internal correspondence shows how gardaí and DCC disagreed over the management of the protests.

# gemma-odoherty - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Gemma O'Doherty takes legal action against Village Magazine
# High Court
# High Court

Gemma O'Doherty takes legal action against Village Magazine

Aug 29th 2019, 6:10 AM 45,528 Views 0 Comments

It’s understood the legal action relates to a recent editorial published in the magazine.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Dublin City councillor issues complaint against Gemma O'Doherty over hijab comments
# Hate Speech
# Hate Speech

Dublin City councillor issues complaint against Gemma O'Doherty over hijab comments

Aug 20th 2019, 6:05 AM 54,119 Views 93 Comments

A formal complaint was made to gardaí yesterday.

# gemma-odoherty - Friday 16 August, 2019

Councillors meet with gardaí to discuss Gemma O'Doherty-led protests at Google HQ
# Barrow Street
# Barrow Street

Councillors meet with gardaí to discuss Gemma O'Doherty-led protests at Google HQ

Aug 16th 2019, 2:33 PM 33,173 Views 176 Comments

Gardaí said they had received over 40 complaints about the Barrow St protests.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Special council meeting called to address Gemma O'Doherty-led protests at Google HQ
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

Special council meeting called to address Gemma O'Doherty-led protests at Google HQ

Aug 13th 2019, 5:29 PM 64,000 Views 177 Comments

It is understood protesters were approached by gardaí yesterday afternoon.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

YouTube bans Gemma O'Doherty over 'hate speech' policy breaches
# Policy Breach
# Policy Breach

YouTube bans Gemma O'Doherty over 'hate speech' policy breaches

Jul 17th 2019, 11:18 AM 34,404 Views 0 Comments

O’Doherty continued to post videos on a second YouTube account despite receiving a seven-day ban.

# gemma-odoherty - Friday 5 July, 2019

Gemma O'Doherty launches legal action against science writer David Robert Grimes
# High Court
# High Court

Gemma O'Doherty launches legal action against science writer David Robert Grimes

Jul 5th 2019, 2:29 PM 38,818 Views 0 Comments

Grimes launched a case against O’Doherty last month.

# gemma-odoherty - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Science writer takes legal action against Gemma O'Doherty
# High Court
# High Court

Science writer takes legal action against Gemma O'Doherty

Jun 27th 2019, 6:16 PM 80,142 Views 0 Comments

High Court proceedings were issued against O’Doherty yesterday.

# gemma-odoherty - Friday 12 April, 2019

Gemma O'Doherty announces intention to run in European elections
# 24 May
# 24 May

Gemma O'Doherty announces intention to run in European elections

Apr 12th 2019, 11:48 AM 31,240 Views 127 Comments

She is planning to put in her nomination papers in the coming days.

# gemma-odoherty - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Estate of deceased councillor allowed to continue defamation case against journalist Gemma O'Doherty
# Circuit Civil Court
# Circuit Civil Court

Estate of deceased councillor allowed to continue defamation case against journalist Gemma O'Doherty

Mar 27th 2019, 5:15 PM 34,883 Views 0 Comments

The matter arises from O’Doherty’s documentary about the unsolved disappearance of Mary Boyle in 1977.

# gemma-odoherty - Monday 24 September, 2018

Gemma O'Doherty fails to secure enough council nominations to contest presidential election
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Gemma O'Doherty fails to secure enough council nominations to contest presidential election

Updated Sep 24th 2018, 5:45 PM 55,136 Views 159 Comments

The journalist secured her first county council nomination earlier today.

# gemma-odoherty - Monday 10 September, 2018

Number of councils to vote on who they endorse for the presidential election
# Endorsements
# Endorsements

Number of councils to vote on who they endorse for the presidential election

Sep 10th 2018, 7:45 AM 7,971 Views 29 Comments

Presidential hopefuls must secure the support of four local authorities, or 20 TDs and senators to stand in the election.

# gemma-odoherty - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Brother of Veronica Guerin: Gemma O'Doherty's comments on her murder were 'disgusting'
# Veronica Guerin
# Veronica Guerin

Brother of Veronica Guerin: Gemma O'Doherty's comments on her murder were 'disgusting'

Sep 1st 2018, 2:53 PM 69,192 Views 142 Comments

Speaking to TheJournal.ie, O’Doherty said she believed the State was involved in the killing.

# gemma-odoherty - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Presidential election to be held on Friday 26 October
# D Day
# D Day

Presidential election to be held on Friday 26 October

Updated Aug 28th 2018, 12:27 PM 41,707 Views 89 Comments

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy confirmed the news this morning.

# gemma-odoherty - Monday 20 August, 2018

Presidential hopeful Gemma O'Doherty targets independents and says Ireland is 'heading for catastrophe'
# Aras 2018
# Aras 2018

Presidential hopeful Gemma O'Doherty targets independents and says Ireland is 'heading for catastrophe'

Aug 20th 2018, 11:27 AM 41,774 Views 109 Comments

The journalist launched her bid for the Áras yesterday

# gemma-odoherty - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Journalist Gemma O'Doherty announces intention to run for presidency
# Presidential Election
# Presidential Election

Journalist Gemma O'Doherty announces intention to run for presidency

Aug 19th 2018, 8:43 PM 58,810 Views 205 Comments

O’Doherty made the announcement on social media this evening.

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