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#judicial system

# judicial-system - Last year 2021

Opinion: Ireland is tarnished by its use of prisons to house the unwanted and mentally ill
# Judicial System
# Judicial System

Opinion: Ireland is tarnished by its use of prisons to house the unwanted and mentally ill

Dec 27th 2021, 7:30 AM 18,789 Views 20 Comments

Professor Kathleen Lynch says our prison system has too long been used to incarcerate those who have additional needs.

# judicial-system - All time

Seámus Woulfe controversy: Taoiseach says government will be taking 'no further steps' on the matter
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# Impeachment

Seámus Woulfe controversy: Taoiseach says government will be taking 'no further steps' on the matter

Updated Nov 17th 2020, 2:25 PM 29,782 Views 91 Comments

The decision was taken at Cabinet this morning, which effectively rules out an impeachment motion being moved by the Government.

Opinion: Ireland's courts might have a digital future but vulnerable people need protection
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# Court In E-Session

Opinion: Ireland's courts might have a digital future but vulnerable people need protection

May 16th 2020, 7:30 PM 12,130 Views 11 Comments

‘Those who cannot afford to pay for legal representation, people with intellectual disabilities and non-native English speakers will need help to navigate the new system.’

Column: When is jailing a fraudster no cause to celebrate? When it’s in Ireland.
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# Opinion

Column: When is jailing a fraudster no cause to celebrate? When it’s in Ireland.

May 26th 2012, 8:00 AM 96 Views 45 Comments

Our judicial system is selective and incoherent – and judges are so pampered they can’t even open doors for themselves, writes Aaron McKenna.