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#stardust inquests

# stardust-inquests - Friday 1 July, 2022

Stardust inquests to have independent jury following passing of legislation in the Dáil
# Stardust
# Stardust

Stardust inquests to have independent jury following passing of legislation in the Dáil

Jul 1st 2022, 12:26 PM 5,281 Views 5 Comments

Jurors are currently selected for inquests by Gardaí, but campaigners had raised concerns about this due to the force’s involvement in the inquest.

# stardust-inquests - Thursday 9 June, 2022

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

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

Jun 9th 2022, 10:19 PM 10,426 Views 15 Comments

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

# stardust-inquests - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Stardust inquest could begin as soon as September, pending outstanding judicial review
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# Stardust Inquests

Stardust inquest could begin as soon as September, pending outstanding judicial review

May 11th 2022, 4:12 PM 3,725 Views 0 Comments

Dr Myra Cullinane said that one of the main barriers to the inquests beginning was a judicial review filed in February.

# stardust-inquests - Monday 14 February, 2022

Taoiseach unveils memorial to Stardust victims on 41st anniversary of the tragedy
# 41 Years On
# 41 Years On

Taoiseach unveils memorial to Stardust victims on 41st anniversary of the tragedy

Feb 14th 2022, 5:24 PM 11,800 Views 0 Comments

The memorial was launched by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation today.

# stardust-inquests - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Fresh inquests into Stardust tragedy may commence in the autumn after long wait for families
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# Stardust

Fresh inquests into Stardust tragedy may commence in the autumn after long wait for families

Jun 23rd 2021, 3:36 PM 3,986 Views 0 Comments

A problem with securing legal for the families of some of the Stardust victims has been resolved, a pre-inquest hearing was told today.

# stardust-inquests - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Families of Stardust victims to be given legal aid, paving the way for new inquests into disaster to begin
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

Families of Stardust victims to be given legal aid, paving the way for new inquests into disaster to begin

May 19th 2021, 7:34 PM 5,539 Views 10 Comments

The inquests will examine the deaths of the 48 people who died in the Stardust fire in 1981.

# stardust-inquests - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

'There's a further bump in the road. It's deeply regrettable': Stardust inquests hit with more delays
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

'There's a further bump in the road. It's deeply regrettable': Stardust inquests hit with more delays

Mar 24th 2021, 3:47 PM 10,290 Views 0 Comments

The latest pre-inquest hearing for the victims of the Stardust fire took place this afternoon.

# stardust-inquests - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Stardust fire: Legal aid funding issue is resolved, clearing path for inquests to get under way
# Stardust Inquests
# Stardust Inquests

Stardust fire: Legal aid funding issue is resolved, clearing path for inquests to get under way

Feb 25th 2021, 9:22 AM 5,447 Views 11 Comments

A legal aid logjam for family members of victims meant that the inquests could have been significantly delayed.

# stardust-inquests - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Stardust 40th anniversary: 'I remember what I did after my brother's funeral. I went to another funeral'
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

Stardust 40th anniversary: 'I remember what I did after my brother's funeral. I went to another funeral'

Feb 13th 2021, 12:05 AM 46,090 Views 16 Comments

In the early hours of Valentine’s day 40 years ago, there was a fire in the Stardust club in north Dublin.

# stardust-inquests - Friday 1 January, 2021

40 years on, Stardust families hope for answers from largest scale inquests in modern Irish history
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# Stardust

40 years on, Stardust families hope for answers from largest scale inquests in modern Irish history

Jan 1st 2021, 12:05 AM 19,842 Views 0 Comments

The coroner conducting the inquests has said she will not be “bound by any findings of [previous] inquests or any other investigation”.

# stardust-inquests - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Change of venue as RDS to play host to Stardust inquests instead of Dublin Castle
# Pre Inquest Hearing
# Pre Inquest Hearing

Change of venue as RDS to play host to Stardust inquests instead of Dublin Castle

Nov 25th 2020, 5:14 PM 16,655 Views 0 Comments

At a pre-inquest hearing today, coroner Dr Myra Cullinane explained how evidence would be heard in three modules.

# stardust-inquests - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

First Stardust inquest hearing begins today - sign up to our newsletter to get everything you need to know
# Inquests
# Inquests

First Stardust inquest hearing begins today - sign up to our newsletter to get everything you need to know

Oct 14th 2020, 8:54 AM 11,564 Views 0 Comments

We will be bringing you the latest from the inquests as they happen, in a sensitive manner and a careful eye for detail.

# stardust-inquests - Monday 12 October, 2020

The first hearing ahead of the new inquest for the Stardust fire victims will take place this week
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

The first hearing ahead of the new inquest for the Stardust fire victims will take place this week

Oct 12th 2020, 6:10 AM 11,882 Views 0 Comments

In 1981, 48 people died in a fire at a nightclub in north Dublin and families have long campaigned for fresh inquests into their deaths.