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#slap on the wrist

# slap-on-the-wrist - Friday 31 July, 2020

'I have no intention of making a habit of this': Neasa Hourigan plans to stay in the Green Party after being sanctioned
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'I have no intention of making a habit of this': Neasa Hourigan plans to stay in the Green Party after being sanctioned

Jul 31st 2020, 8:04 AM 32,382 Views 65 Comments

It follows a vote from the parliamentary party overnight.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Liverpool avoid being thrown out of EFL Cup for fielding ineligible player
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Liverpool avoid being thrown out of EFL Cup for fielding ineligible player

Oct 2nd 2019, 6:46 PM 8,994 Views 9 Comments

The Reds have been fined £200,000 but retain their place in the fourth round.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Monday 29 July, 2019

Top 14 giants handed fines for salary cap mishap
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Top 14 giants handed fines for salary cap mishap

Jul 29th 2019, 7:26 PM 10,132 Views 38 Comments

Racing 92 and Toulon both failed to supply appropriate documents.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Penalty points for fishermen could be rolled out to encourage 'good behaviour' and avoid fines
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# Slap On The Wrist

Penalty points for fishermen could be rolled out to encourage 'good behaviour' and avoid fines

Jul 4th 2019, 5:49 PM 8,747 Views 15 Comments

The EU Commission has suspended more than €6 million in funding as a result of Ireland’s failure to establish a points system.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Chelsea coach Ianni fined £6,000 after touchline clash with Mourinho
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Chelsea coach Ianni fined £6,000 after touchline clash with Mourinho

Oct 30th 2018, 5:34 PM 3,810 Views 2 Comments

The assistant celebrated wildly in front of the Red Devils boss after the Blues had equalised, and he has now been punished.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Monday 25 June, 2018

Let-off for Switzerland as three key players avoid World Cup ban for eagle celebrations
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Let-off for Switzerland as three key players avoid World Cup ban for eagle celebrations

Jun 25th 2018, 6:27 PM 6,750 Views 6 Comments

Xhaka, Shaqiri and Lichtsteiner will be available to face Costa Rica.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

'It was not an appropriate comment to make': Minister slapped down for comments about coalition with Sinn Féin
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'It was not an appropriate comment to make': Minister slapped down for comments about coalition with Sinn Féin

Apr 11th 2018, 7:15 PM 21,265 Views 73 Comments

Junior Minister Jim Daly said he has “no ideological objection” to Sinn Fein being in government with Fine Gael.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Documents reveal Dan Carter fined €1000 for drink driving
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Documents reveal Dan Carter fined €1000 for drink driving

Dec 19th 2017, 3:26 PM 7,779 Views 4 Comments

The 35-year-old two-time World Cup winner who plays at Paris club Racing 92 was arrested in February.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Good news for O'Neill and McClean as Fifa decide against handing out bans
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Good news for O'Neill and McClean as Fifa decide against handing out bans

Jul 27th 2017, 12:10 PM 4,641 Views 4 Comments

World football’s governing body will not punish the Ireland pair for their comments made about referee David Fernández Borbalán.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Di Maria fined €2m and handed suspended jail sentence
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Di Maria fined €2m and handed suspended jail sentence

Jun 21st 2017, 3:39 PM 9,393 Views 11 Comments

The Argentina winger has admitted to two separate tax fraud offences during his time with Real Madrid.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Friday 16 June, 2017

France receive slap on the wrist for controversial prop swap against Wales
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France receive slap on the wrist for controversial prop swap against Wales

Jun 16th 2017, 1:05 PM 8,206 Views 9 Comments

France failed to comply with HIA protocol but there was evidence to suggest they intended to gain a competitive advantage.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Monday 1 May, 2017

Team Sky suspend Italian cyclist for racially abusing rival during race
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From The42
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Team Sky suspend Italian cyclist for racially abusing rival during race

May 1st 2017, 7:46 PM 5,157 Views 3 Comments

Gianni Moscon has been suspended for six weeks for racially abusing Kevin Reza on the Tour of Romandie.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Monday 9 January, 2017

World Rugby 'disappointed' with handling of George North head injury but no sanction for Northampton
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World Rugby 'disappointed' with handling of George North head injury but no sanction for Northampton

Jan 9th 2017, 2:34 PM 2,620 Views 7 Comments

World Rugby says the club failed to manage the injury properly.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Chelsea slapped with fine for Man City brawl - but avoid points deduction
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From The42
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Chelsea slapped with fine for Man City brawl - but avoid points deduction

Dec 13th 2016, 6:04 PM 3,224 Views 3 Comments

The two clubs have got off lightly.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Mourinho to watch Swansea clash from the stands as FA hand down punishment
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Mourinho to watch Swansea clash from the stands as FA hand down punishment

Nov 2nd 2016, 7:59 PM 2,926 Views 14 Comments

The Portuguese boss has also been fined.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Axa Insurance fined €675,000 by Central Bank for four-year breach of consumer code
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Axa Insurance fined €675,000 by Central Bank for four-year breach of consumer code

Jul 28th 2016, 5:04 PM 23,688 Views 38 Comments

The firm failed to insure that properly accredited people were supervising those handling insurance claims during that time.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Demichelis avoids FA ban but is fined after placing 29 bets on football matches
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Demichelis avoids FA ban but is fined after placing 29 bets on football matches

May 18th 2016, 2:50 PM 5,220 Views 6 Comments

The Argentina international has been hit with a fine of £22,058 by the Football Association.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Farrell let off the hook as two-week ban allows him to play in Champions Cup final
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Farrell let off the hook as two-week ban allows him to play in Champions Cup final

Apr 27th 2016, 6:50 PM 5,988 Views 9 Comments

The England out-half will breathe a sigh of relief following his hearing in London.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Trinity accused of breaking university ranking rules after asking graduates to complete survey
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Trinity accused of breaking university ranking rules after asking graduates to complete survey

Mar 22nd 2016, 10:44 AM 19,006 Views 13 Comments

The university had contacted graduates and staff to request that they take part in surveys by university ranking institutions.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Aer Lingus promises to treat you better when your flight is delayed
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Aer Lingus promises to treat you better when your flight is delayed

Aug 19th 2015, 11:47 AM 11,532 Views 7 Comments

The UK’s aviation regulator had alleged the treatment of passengers by Aer Lingus, Jet2 and Wizz Air was in breach of consumer law.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Friday 27 February, 2015

Debt management firms criticised for giving people poor information
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Debt management firms criticised for giving people poor information

Feb 27th 2015, 4:57 PM 6,928 Views 11 Comments

The Central Bank became responsible for regulating these firms in 2013.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Friday 12 September, 2014

The EU is targeting Russia's oil and AK47s in its latest round of sanctions
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The EU is targeting Russia's oil and AK47s in its latest round of sanctions

Sep 12th 2014, 12:24 PM 7,769 Views 88 Comments

Meanwhile in Ukraine, the UN has launched a food aid operation in the war-torn east of the country.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Why do the Irish courts not care about women?
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Aaron McKenna: Why do the Irish courts not care about women?

Feb 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 708 Views 100 Comments

Our courts seem to have affected an uncaring view towards violent and sexual crimes against women – allowing offenders to escape jail sentences by simply giving their victims a payoff. It is horrific and unacceptable.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

CSKA Moscow let off with partial stadium ban for Yaya Toure abuse
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CSKA Moscow let off with partial stadium ban for Yaya Toure abuse

Oct 30th 2013, 4:57 PM 1,553 Views 9 Comments

UEFA has ordered the Russian club to close Sector D of Arena Khimki for the upcoming Champions League game.

# slap-on-the-wrist - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Great Barrier Reef status as 'natural wonder of the world' under threat
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Great Barrier Reef status as 'natural wonder of the world' under threat

May 4th 2013, 2:22 PM 12,631 Views 11 Comments

The UN says Australia hasn’t done enough to tackle concerns about rampant coastal development and water quality at the world heritage site.