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# judicial appointments

Last year
24 new judges will be appointed in Ireland this year
All time
McEntee says diversity will be a focus of new process for appointing judges
Flanagan told Chief Justice in February that Supreme Court vacancy was a matter for the next government
McEntee says new process for appointing judges will be 'streamlined and transparent'
Justice Minister insists she had enough experience to recommend appointment of Seamus Woulfe
Shane Ross: Golfgate is proof that judicial appointments are infected by political patronage
Shane Ross
Poland's top judge defies government 'purge' and shows up for work
Call to scrap Ross's judge selection bill after Attorney General slams it as 'dog's dinner'
Opinion: 'All judges do "do politics" - no judge is pure or neutral when deciding cases'
Dr Tom Hickey
Ireland's top judge 'surprised' by Shane Ross comments that judiciary will fight change
Dáil to debate plan to take senior Garda and judicial appointments from government
Column: Heather Perrin’s conviction exposes flaws in the system
Sarah McCabe
Column: When is jailing a fraudster no cause to celebrate? When it’s in Ireland.
Aaron McKenna