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#hearings

# hearings - Friday 2 October, 2020

Mairéad McGuinness tells EU hearing she wants a 'fair and sustainable' tax system
# EU
# EU

Mairéad McGuinness tells EU hearing she wants a 'fair and sustainable' tax system

Updated Oct 2nd 2020, 10:35 AM 34,612 Views 47 Comments

McGuinness was also asked about being Irish, trust, and Michael D’Arcy as part of the three-hour hearing before MEPs.

# hearings - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Cane and Fekitoa cited for dangerous tackles in All Blacks' win over Ireland
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From The42
# Hearings

Cane and Fekitoa cited for dangerous tackles in All Blacks' win over Ireland

Nov 20th 2016, 6:28 PM 35,947 Views 80 Comments

Both players could face suspensions for their actions in the Aviva Stadium.

# hearings - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Dublin City and County Courts set for first overhaul in decades
# Court Services
# Court Services

Dublin City and County Courts set for first overhaul in decades

Jun 4th 2014, 3:10 PM 6,633 Views 2 Comments

With no change, the Court Services said they will have to cut back services.

# hearings - Monday 20 January, 2014

Marmion and White cited for incidents during Connacht's defeat to Saracens
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From The42
# Hearings

Marmion and White cited for incidents during Connacht's defeat to Saracens

Jan 20th 2014, 6:53 PM 5,212 Views 11 Comments

Meanwhile, Edinburgh’s Cornell du Preez will also appear before a judicial officer after his yellow card against Munster.

# hearings - Monday 16 September, 2013

Historic child sex abuse inquiry opens in Australia
# Australia
# Australia

Historic child sex abuse inquiry opens in Australia

Sep 16th 2013, 7:16 AM 7,724 Views 21 Comments

An inquiry into church and institutional child abuse began public hearings today with warnings that widespread and “shocking” allegations will be heard.

# hearings - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Creighton ‘lost for words’ over abortion bill
# Abortion
# Abortion

Creighton ‘lost for words’ over abortion bill

Jul 10th 2013, 12:15 AM 12,848 Views 136 Comments

Deputy Lucinda Creighton appealed to Minister James Reilly to listen to the evidence put forward by medical experts.

# hearings - Friday 24 May, 2013

TDs to support abortion amendment to provide for medical terminations
# Tfmr
# Tfmr

TDs to support abortion amendment to provide for medical terminations

May 24th 2013, 6:55 AM 9,694 Views 57 Comments

During a meeting at Leinster House this afternoon, two TDs revealed they had children who were “incompatible with life”.

# hearings - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Women who had medical terminations to share experiences with TDs
# Abortion
# Abortion

Women who had medical terminations to share experiences with TDs

May 23rd 2013, 6:30 AM 5,448 Views 42 Comments

TFMR will gather at Leinster House this afternoon.

# hearings - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Timetable for abortion legislation is 'tight'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Timetable for abortion legislation is 'tight'

May 22nd 2013, 3:04 PM 4,222 Views 21 Comments

Minister James Reilly is determined to publish legislation before the end of July.

6 interesting moments from the final day of the Oireachtas abortion hearings
# Legislation
# Legislation

6 interesting moments from the final day of the Oireachtas abortion hearings

May 22nd 2013, 6:30 AM 4,808 Views 10 Comments

The final day of the three-day hearing saw legal experts teasing out some of the most intricate detail in the draft legislation.

# hearings - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Column: Changing the law on abortion is dangerous and unjust
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Changing the law on abortion is dangerous and unjust

May 21st 2013, 8:00 PM 120 Views 353 Comments

There is no evidence to show that abortion treats suicide ideation – this means that any legislation based on the grounds of suicidal ideation is irredeemably damaged, writes Cora Sherlock.

As it happened: Final day of the Oireachtas hearings on planned abortion laws
Live May 21st 2013, 7:30 PM

As it happened: Final day of the Oireachtas hearings on planned abortion laws

# hearings - Monday 20 May, 2013

Psychiatrists to address Oireachtas abortion hearing today
# Hearings
# Hearings

Psychiatrists to address Oireachtas abortion hearing today

May 20th 2013, 8:11 AM 3,955 Views 30 Comments

The hearings on the wording of the heads of the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill 2013 will continue until tomorrow.

# hearings - Friday 17 May, 2013

As they happened: Oireachtas hearings on planned abortion laws
Live May 17th 2013, 8:55 PM

As they happened: Oireachtas hearings on planned abortion laws

# hearings - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Column: Decisions in the family courts will be open to scrutiny now the veil has been lifted
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Decisions in the family courts will be open to scrutiny now the veil has been lifted

Apr 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 636 Views 29 Comments

Until now, family court proceedings have been heard ‘in camera’ but new legislation will bring more transparency – and more confidence – to the system, writes solicitor Emma Heron.

# hearings - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Council workers suspended over pothole to return to work today
# Pothole
# Pothole

Council workers suspended over pothole to return to work today

Apr 3rd 2013, 6:45 AM 13,172 Views 45 Comments

A Cork Councillor has said he intends to press for the issue of health and safety legislation to be examined.

# hearings - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before Oireachtas committee
# Social Media
# Social Media

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before Oireachtas committee

Mar 6th 2013, 10:26 PM 10,302 Views 40 Comments

They will speak to the committee about social media, cyber-bullying and harassment.

# hearings - Friday 22 February, 2013

Oireachtas committee wants to hear your issues with social media
# Social Media
# Social Media

Oireachtas committee wants to hear your issues with social media

Feb 22nd 2013, 7:45 AM 3,745 Views 41 Comments

Transport and Communications joint committee has launched a public consultation process to explore the use – and abuse – of social media. (And you can participate through social media).

# hearings - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Former 'Belle de Jour' concerned about Irish sex workers legislation
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Former 'Belle de Jour' concerned about Irish sex workers legislation

Feb 2nd 2013, 8:30 AM 17,374 Views 38 Comments

Brooke Magnanti told TheJournal.ie that sex workers themselves need to get to speak to the government on the issue – not just groups representing them.

# hearings - Friday 11 January, 2013

Buttimer: Oireachtas hearings on abortion were 'not window dressing'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Buttimer: Oireachtas hearings on abortion were 'not window dressing'

Jan 11th 2013, 10:19 AM 2,187 Views 7 Comments

Buttimer said that the subject was dealt with sensitively, and that the hearings showed the Oireachtas “at its best”.

# hearings - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Lawmakers urged to look to 'middle ground' on abortion issue
# Abortion
# Abortion

Lawmakers urged to look to 'middle ground' on abortion issue

Jan 9th 2013, 5:42 PM 5,076 Views 43 Comments

A retired judge pleaded with politicians to look at the more subtle side of society.

Third Delhi gang-rape suspect to plead not guilty: lawyer
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

Third Delhi gang-rape suspect to plead not guilty: lawyer

Jan 9th 2013, 11:14 AM 4,809 Views 10 Comments

The suspect will plead not guilty to all charges, his lawyer said, claiming the two other suspects would also plead not guilty.

# hearings - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Abortion hearings: Cases referred abroad because of 'legal uncertainty'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Abortion hearings: Cases referred abroad because of 'legal uncertainty'

Jan 8th 2013, 7:50 PM 5,946 Views 26 Comments

The Institute of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists said it is very important for doctors to have legal clarity when a termination or very premature delivery of a baby is required.

AS IT HAPPENED: Oireachtas hearings on planned abortion law
Live Jan 8th 2013, 4:59 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Oireachtas hearings on planned abortion law

Medical Council 'unaware of any deaths' as result of current abortion laws
# Abortion
# Abortion

Medical Council 'unaware of any deaths' as result of current abortion laws

Jan 8th 2013, 12:22 PM 4,411 Views 31 Comments

The IMC’s president Kieran Murphy says the body, which regulates the medical profession, does not know of any deaths.

Explainer: why the Oireachtas is holding three days of hearings on abortion
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: why the Oireachtas is holding three days of hearings on abortion

Jan 8th 2013, 7:15 AM 3,305 Views 10 Comments

Ireland’s politicians are gearing up for three days of hearings on the abortion issue this week.

# hearings - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Dáil committee to discuss Irish prostitution legislation
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Dáil committee to discuss Irish prostitution legislation

Dec 11th 2012, 6:03 PM 7,716 Views 76 Comments

The Justice committee is to meet with a number of groups tomorrow to hear their opinions on prostitution and law in Ireland.