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#stardust inquest

# stardust-inquest - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Coroner hopes to begin Stardust inquests before more victims' family members die
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# Stardust Inquest

Coroner hopes to begin Stardust inquests before more victims' family members die

Jun 15th 2022, 7:46 PM 7,613 Views 0 Comments

Fresh inquests for the 48 killed in the 1981 tragedy are hoped to commence in September.

# stardust-inquest - Thursday 9 June, 2022

Justice Minister to amend legislation to allow an independent jury selection for Stardust inquest
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# Stardust Inquest

Justice Minister to amend legislation to allow an independent jury selection for Stardust inquest

Jun 9th 2022, 10:19 PM 10,384 Views 15 Comments

McEntee received approval from Cabinet to draft legislative amendments for the inquest today.

# stardust-inquest - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Sen. Lynn Boylan accuses government of 'cold-heartedness' with Stardust inquest venue change
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# Stardust Inquest

Sen. Lynn Boylan accuses government of 'cold-heartedness' with Stardust inquest venue change

May 10th 2022, 9:43 PM 13,271 Views 22 Comments

‘The families are tired, upset and at the end of their tethers. They cannot take much more,’ said Boylan.

# stardust-inquest - Monday 28 February, 2022

Judge wants Stardust inquest challenge heard as soon as possible
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# Stardust Inquest

Judge wants Stardust inquest challenge heard as soon as possible

Feb 28th 2022, 5:20 PM 6,108 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Butterly claims that the new inquest into the disaster could wrongfully make him a target for a verdict of unlawful killing.

# stardust-inquest - Wednesday 23 February, 2022

Justice Minister to examine changes to jury selection process ahead of the Stardust inquest
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# Stardust Inquest

Justice Minister to examine changes to jury selection process ahead of the Stardust inquest

Feb 23rd 2022, 10:10 PM 15,758 Views 0 Comments

Currently, jurors for inquests are selected byGardaí, which is a concern for the Stardust campaigners.

# stardust-inquest - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Stardust campaigners call for jurors to be paid using portion of €8 million budget
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# Stardust Inquest

Stardust campaigners call for jurors to be paid using portion of €8 million budget

Updated Feb 22nd 2022, 7:00 PM 16,007 Views 0 Comments

The bill was brought forward by Sinn Féin senator Lynn Boylan and will be introduced in the Seanad tomorrow.

# stardust-inquest - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

'Unlawful killing' will not be ruled out as a verdict at Stardust inquest, coroner says
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# Stardust Inquest

'Unlawful killing' will not be ruled out as a verdict at Stardust inquest, coroner says

Feb 16th 2022, 6:38 PM 8,220 Views 0 Comments

Senior Coroner Dr Myra Cullinane made the announcement today.

# stardust-inquest - Saturday 12 February, 2022

Candlelit vigil for the 41st anniversary of the Stardust fire to take place tomorrow
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# 41 Years On

Candlelit vigil for the 41st anniversary of the Stardust fire to take place tomorrow

Feb 12th 2022, 6:30 AM 10,188 Views 0 Comments

The vigil will take place at 1pm, at the site of the former Stardust nightclub.

# stardust-inquest - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Stardust coroner to rule later this week on whether 'unlawful killing' verdict can be excluded
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# Pre Inquest Hearing

Stardust coroner to rule later this week on whether 'unlawful killing' verdict can be excluded

Feb 9th 2022, 6:26 PM 6,566 Views 0 Comments

The tenth pre-inquest hearing was held this afternoon at the RDS.

Stardust inquest to move to the Rotunda Hospital after concerns over possible delay
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# Stardust Inquest

Stardust inquest to move to the Rotunda Hospital after concerns over possible delay

Feb 9th 2022, 11:37 AM 6,976 Views 0 Comments

The inquest will now be held in the Pillar Room in the Rotunda Hospital.

# stardust-inquest - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Stardust families hold protest outside Department of Justice over inquest venue issues
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# Stardust Inquest

Stardust families hold protest outside Department of Justice over inquest venue issues

Jan 13th 2022, 8:30 PM 12,822 Views 14 Comments

The lease on the current venue, the RDS, is set to expire in February, before any of the hearings have taken place.

# stardust-inquest - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

Stardust funding row to be resolved in coming days
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Stardust funding row to be resolved in coming days

Oct 13th 2021, 5:40 PM 6,444 Views 0 Comments

A pre-inquest hearing was told that, while the issue is not entirely finalised, an agreement is expected soon.

# stardust-inquest - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Minister urged to take action on 'indefensible' delay preventing start of Stardust inquests
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# Stardust

Minister urged to take action on 'indefensible' delay preventing start of Stardust inquests

Apr 22nd 2021, 9:58 AM 4,854 Views 6 Comments

Solicitor Darragh Mackin and Sinn Féin Senator Lynn Boylan have written to Minister for Justice Helen McEntee on the issue.

# stardust-inquest - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

There was 'State-sponsored effort to cover up' what happened at Stardust disaster, solicitor tells first inquest hearing
# Line In The Sand
# Line In The Sand

There was 'State-sponsored effort to cover up' what happened at Stardust disaster, solicitor tells first inquest hearing

Oct 14th 2020, 5:16 PM 14,254 Views 0 Comments

Families welcomed the beginning of this long-awaited process outside Dublin District Coroner’s Court today.