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Tuesday 7 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Legal Issues

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# Indemnity
State to indemnify hotels used for mandatory quarantine against legal action
They will still be liable for normal personal injuries claims.
# #1 hit
Copyright row over Ed Sheeran's Shape Of You set to cost around £3m in legal fees
A 15-day trial is due to take place in early 2022.
# Legal Issues
Jon Jones arrested for alleged probation violation, still expected to fight at UFC 197
The former light heavyweight champion finds himself in hot water yet again.
# Leaders' Questions
Tánaiste: Assisted suicide is a topic we should address as human beings, as legislators
Eamon Gilmore has said that the issue of assisted suicide should be addressed in response to questions in the Dáil this morning.
# Magdalenes
Justice Department got no specific legal advice on Magdalene report response
The government has come under fire for failing to provide a full apology on behalf of the State for its role in the Magdalene Laundries.
Column: Intervening in prostitution is not acting the nanny
Advocating the selling of sex is not just a bad idea, writes Lisa McInerney, but also a very blinkered one.
# Drugs
Plans for new supervised drug injecting centre in Dublin
The Ana Liffey Drug Project also wants to develop a Naloxone programme and a crisis detox unit for drug users.