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#Prosecutions

# prosecutions - Thursday 14 March, 2019

'After 47 years, this is a moment': Anxious wait for families before Bloody Sunday announcement
# Prosecutions
# Prosecutions

'After 47 years, this is a moment': Anxious wait for families before Bloody Sunday announcement

Mar 14th 2019, 12:05 AM 13,225 Views 14 Comments

“Putting a soldier in jail wouldn’t make me happy whatsoever,” Kevin McKinney says, whose father was shot dead in 1972.

# prosecutions - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Apologising for criminalisation of homosexuality Varadkar says 'people allowed the law to do its bashing for them'
# Prosecutions
# Prosecutions

Apologising for criminalisation of homosexuality Varadkar says 'people allowed the law to do its bashing for them'

Jun 19th 2018, 6:00 PM 17,891 Views 137 Comments

The Dáil is offering an apology today to all the men convicted before the decriminalisation of homosexuality.

# prosecutions - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules
# Red Handed
# Red Handed

Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules

Sep 24th 2017, 4:55 PM 78,584 Views 25 Comments

Action has been taken by the Charities Regulator over the last year.

# prosecutions - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Judge dismisses Go Safe speeding cases, calling them a 'charade' and 'embarrassing'
# Courts
# Courts

Judge dismisses Go Safe speeding cases, calling them a 'charade' and 'embarrassing'

Apr 5th 2017, 6:15 AM 70,201 Views 52 Comments

“I am not going to waste the court’s time with these cases,” Judge Patrick Durcan said in Killaloe yesterday.

# prosecutions - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Poll: Should people who refuse to co-operate with the Census be prosecuted?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should people who refuse to co-operate with the Census be prosecuted?

Jul 16th 2016, 10:49 AM 27,033 Views 119 Comments

There were five successful prosecutions after the 2011 survey.

# prosecutions - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Just 8 convictions came from 325 allegations of abuse against priests and brothers
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Just 8 convictions came from 325 allegations of abuse against priests and brothers

Sep 9th 2015, 9:05 PM 17,485 Views 61 Comments

This comes as part of an investigation into how the Catholic church has dealt with child abuse.

# prosecutions - Friday 17 April, 2015

Litterbugs are REALLY bad at paying fines
# Black Bags
# Black Bags

Litterbugs are REALLY bad at paying fines

Apr 17th 2015, 1:54 PM 9,058 Views 27 Comments

And a councillor thinks it could cause reputational damage.

# prosecutions - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Did you pay your TV licence last year? A lot of people in Kerry didn't
# Data
# Data

Did you pay your TV licence last year? A lot of people in Kerry didn't

Jan 17th 2015, 1:22 PM 26,948 Views 77 Comments

Due to the size of the city, Dublin topped new figures on summonses.

# prosecutions - Friday 12 December, 2014

At least eight people prosecuted for animal abuse so far under new cruelty law
# Intervene
# Intervene

At least eight people prosecuted for animal abuse so far under new cruelty law

Dec 12th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,041 Views 12 Comments

The DSPCA reports multiple prosecutions under the new Act.

# prosecutions - Monday 9 June, 2014

Ten mother and baby homes carried out vaccine trials on almost 300 children - report
# Injections
# Injections

Ten mother and baby homes carried out vaccine trials on almost 300 children - report

Jun 9th 2014, 9:30 PM 37,520 Views 184 Comments

It is believed the trials took place between 1960 to 1976.

# prosecutions - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Eight businesses convicted after staff smoked on premises illegally
# Up In Smoke
# Up In Smoke

Eight businesses convicted after staff smoked on premises illegally

Jun 4th 2014, 12:47 PM 15,311 Views 15 Comments

Three premises were also convicted for selling tobacco related products to minors in the first three months of 2014.

# prosecutions - Monday 17 March, 2014

"They don't know what daylight is": Rescuing hens to give them a new life
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

"They don't know what daylight is": Rescuing hens to give them a new life

Mar 17th 2014, 8:45 AM 19,814 Views 36 Comments

You’ll want to buy free-range eggs after finding out about the lives these hens lived.

# prosecutions - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Just one prosecution being sought over horsemeat scandal
# Horsemeat
# Horsemeat

Just one prosecution being sought over horsemeat scandal

Jul 16th 2013, 7:59 AM 5,657 Views 28 Comments

Minister Simon Coveney says he is not going to court unless he knows he can win.

# prosecutions - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Two Chinese restaurants among 12 enforcement orders served last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Two Chinese restaurants among 12 enforcement orders served last month

Mar 6th 2013, 11:56 AM 26,406 Views 29 Comments

The Food Safety Authority closed twelve business last month under food safety legislation.

# prosecutions - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

New report on human trafficking highlights low number of prosecutions
# Trafficking
# Trafficking

New report on human trafficking highlights low number of prosecutions

Feb 26th 2013, 6:01 PM 3,804 Views 9 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland said this shows a “clear need for a fresh approach to identifying victims”.

# prosecutions - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Figures show scale of non-compliance with food labelling and traceability
# Labelling
# Labelling

Figures show scale of non-compliance with food labelling and traceability

Feb 6th 2013, 2:22 PM 5,833 Views 10 Comments

The figures were released over the past year and also indicate how many prosecutions took place.

# prosecutions - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Shatter admits frustration, but says Anglo probe can't be rushed
# Prosecutions
# Prosecutions

Shatter admits frustration, but says Anglo probe can't be rushed

Apr 8th 2012, 12:41 PM 2,802 Views 69 Comments

The minister for justice responds to criticism from Pat Rabbitte in today’s Sunday Independent, saying full investigations need time.

# prosecutions - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

DPP prosecuted in more than 60 per cent of cases last year
# DPP
# DPP

DPP prosecuted in more than 60 per cent of cases last year

Nov 1st 2011, 6:41 PM 887 Views 6 Comments

However, about 3,312 suspects were not prosecuted by the DPP because of a lack of sufficient evidence in Garda files.

# prosecutions - Thursday 19 May, 2011

White collar criminals will not be "protected species"
# Crime
# Crime

White collar criminals will not be "protected species"

May 19th 2011, 3:52 PM 435 Views 0 Comments

Minister vows to give gardaí and prosecutors powers to bring prosecutions more efficiently and to tackle white collar crime.