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#the courts

# the-courts - Monday 27 June, 2022

Caller to advice service faced €20k costs in family law case as they narrowly missed means test
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# The Courts

Caller to advice service faced €20k costs in family law case as they narrowly missed means test

Jun 27th 2022, 12:05 AM 39,371 Views 0 Comments

FLAC said many people are trying to navigate the courts system alone and there is nowhere to refer lay litigants.

# the-courts - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Explainer: Why has the Irish media been barred from reporting the names of children who have been murdered?
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# The Courts

Explainer: Why has the Irish media been barred from reporting the names of children who have been murdered?

Dec 2nd 2020, 12:05 AM 36,783 Views 0 Comments

A recent Court of Appeal judgment has thrown into chaos certain court reporting practices.

# the-courts - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Courts gearing up to expand sittings with new plans to deal with the 'growing backlog of cases'
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# Justice

Courts gearing up to expand sittings with new plans to deal with the 'growing backlog of cases'

Jul 11th 2020, 6:30 AM 12,996 Views 7 Comments

Chief Justice Frank Clarke said detailed planning is set to progress cases of all types to be heard from late August and through September.

# the-courts - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Courts introduce 'unprecedented' measures to better adhere to social distancing rules
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# Covid-19

Courts introduce 'unprecedented' measures to better adhere to social distancing rules

Mar 25th 2020, 8:25 PM 40,592 Views 22 Comments

The Courts Service said that the measures aim to “promote health, yet maintain rights.”

# the-courts - Friday 13 March, 2020

Covid-19: Irish courts to only hear 'urgent cases' in the coming weeks
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# Courts Service

Covid-19: Irish courts to only hear 'urgent cases' in the coming weeks

Mar 13th 2020, 6:46 PM 18,704 Views 10 Comments

The decision was made to avoid the “over concentration of people in one room or place”.