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Kelleher: Dept of Health ringfence claim "strikes fear into me"
# Mobility Allowance
# Mobility Allowance

Kelleher: Dept of Health ringfence claim "strikes fear into me"

Feb 27th 2013, 5:38 PM 6,161 Views 42 Comments

He made the comment while questioning Minister Kathleen Lynch on the axing of the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant.

Illegal cigarette consumption rose by almost a third in Ireland last year
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Illegal cigarette consumption rose by almost a third in Ireland last year

Feb 25th 2013, 6:30 AM 4,185 Views 38 Comments

The county that saw the greatest use of illegal cigarettes was Waterford, researchers said.

Belly up? Decision on controversial putters to be delivered today
# Rule Change
From The42
# Rule Change

Belly up? Decision on controversial putters to be delivered today

Nov 28th 2012, 9:31 AM 582 Views 0 Comments

Keegan Bradley, Ernie Els and Adam Scott have the consolation champagne on ice.

Illegal medicines worth €375,000 seized in Ireland as part of global operation
# Medicines
# Medicines

Illegal medicines worth €375,000 seized in Ireland as part of global operation

Oct 4th 2012, 9:50 PM 7,727 Views 42 Comments

The seizure included more than 120,000 tablets and capsules.

Call for tougher penalties for 'black market' criminals
# Black Market
# Black Market

Call for tougher penalties for 'black market' criminals

Aug 20th 2012, 10:07 PM 5,237 Views 22 Comments

Meanwhile, the Irish Cancer Society and Irish Heart Foundation have raised concerns about the origins of the data used in the report.

27 "torture centres" revealed in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

27 "torture centres" revealed in Syria

Jul 3rd 2012, 8:25 AM 3,547 Views 8 Comments

There are 27 torture centres in the country where people have been beaten and ill-treated – which points to a state policy of torture, Human Rights Watch has said.

Factory raids highlight India's illegal child labour
# Child Labour
# Child Labour

Factory raids highlight India's illegal child labour

Jun 12th 2012, 2:51 PM 2,925 Views 4 Comments

Dozens of migrant children were found illegally working in New Delhi despite child protection laws.

PSNI officers warn Facebook users about illegal sectarian posts
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

PSNI officers warn Facebook users about illegal sectarian posts

Jun 4th 2012, 2:08 PM 3,608 Views 2 Comments

PSNI officers in West Belfast have said they have taken down illegal posts from the social networking site with a view to prosecution.

'Elaborate' cannabis growing operation uncovered in Donegal
# Drugs
# Drugs

'Elaborate' cannabis growing operation uncovered in Donegal

May 25th 2012, 8:32 PM 3,959 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí seized around 2,000 cannabis plants in Laghey, Co Donegal today.

What happens to the things that the gardaí or Revenue seize?
# Seized Stuff
# Seized Stuff

What happens to the things that the gardaí or Revenue seize?

May 6th 2012, 8:30 AM 49,648 Views 19 Comments

We take a look at what happens to the cars, jewellery, cash and drugs that are seized or recovered by Irish authorities.

France would have fined you €75,000 if you retweeted this account
# France
From The Daily Edge
# France

France would have fined you €75,000 if you retweeted this account

Apr 23rd 2012, 11:36 AM 5,908 Views 7 Comments

France’s stringent rules about election exit polling means a hefty fine for anyone who even retweets polling data.

38 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

38 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port

Apr 12th 2012, 6:26 PM 4,047 Views 18 Comments

Revenue officials say the illegal cigarettes had a retail value of €14.7 million.

Man arrested after drugs worth €400k seized in Ennis
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested after drugs worth €400k seized in Ennis

Feb 23rd 2012, 12:58 PM 2,149 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí seized cannabis herb and resin with an estimated street value of €400,000 in Ennis last night.

More than 15,000 contraband items seized in Irish prisons
# Weapons
# Weapons

More than 15,000 contraband items seized in Irish prisons

Jan 28th 2012, 8:00 AM 2,577 Views 15 Comments

In the past two years, almost 3,000 weapons have been confiscated from prisoners, including homemade items such as sharpened toothbrushes and pool balls in socks.

Explained: The GAA’s move to tackle 'illegal' manager payments
# FAQ
From The42
# FAQ

Explained: The GAA’s move to tackle 'illegal' manager payments

Jan 17th 2012, 3:46 PM 617 Views 3 Comments

Senior county officials will meet on Saturday to discuss ways to solve the manager payment controversy. Here’s our Q&A guide to what it’s all about.

Duffy urges GAA to act now on manager payments
# Debate
From The42
# Debate

Duffy urges GAA to act now on manager payments

Jan 17th 2012, 1:50 PM 1,840 Views 8 Comments

The GAA has released Paraic Duffy’s discussion paper on the issue of manager payments, which will be debated by county officials at a meeting this weekend.

Cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport

Aug 18th 2011, 6:27 PM 571 Views 6 Comments

Customs officers have seized 10,000 illegal cigarettes worth over €4,000 at Dublin Airport.

Illegal tobacco worth €2.5 million seized at Dublin Port
# Seizure
# Seizure

Illegal tobacco worth €2.5 million seized at Dublin Port

Aug 4th 2011, 9:12 AM 700 Views 0 Comments

The potential loss to the Exchequer was estimated at €1.5 million.

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist says he's an illegal alien
# Illegal
# Illegal

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist says he's an illegal alien

Jun 24th 2011, 9:27 AM 395 Views 2 Comments

Jose Antonio Vargas has written for the Washington Post and the New Yorker whilst living illegally in the US.