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#Trials

# trials - Monday 27 September, 2021

Pfizer starts large trial for anti-Covid pill
# Trials
# Trials

Pfizer starts large trial for anti-Covid pill

Sep 27th 2021, 4:01 PM 35,052 Views 41 Comments

Several companies are working on so-called oral antivirals.

# trials - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Covid-19: The treatment and vaccine candidates showing promising results
# Trials
# Trials

Covid-19: The treatment and vaccine candidates showing promising results

Aug 25th 2020, 10:15 PM 62,724 Views 81 Comments

There may be enough data on the Oxford vaccine to put it before regulators this year.

# trials - Sunday 5 July, 2020

50/22 kicks, 22/50 kicks, and goal line drop-outs: Australia's new law trials
# First Glimpse
From The42
# First Glimpse

50/22 kicks, 22/50 kicks, and goal line drop-outs: Australia's new law trials

Jul 5th 2020, 5:28 PM 12,096 Views 7 Comments

We saw the first few examples of Super Rugby AU’s law trials this weekend.

# trials - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Red-carded players to be replaced after 20 minutes in Kiwi Super Rugby
# Tweaks
From The42
# Tweaks

Red-carded players to be replaced after 20 minutes in Kiwi Super Rugby

Jun 2nd 2020, 10:12 AM 8,154 Views 8 Comments

The new competition will feature a golden point system and a renewed focus on the breakdown.

# trials - Thursday 27 February, 2020

World Rugby forms working group to examine the state of the breakdown
# Laws
From The42
# Laws

World Rugby forms working group to examine the state of the breakdown

Feb 27th 2020, 2:51 PM 7,901 Views 37 Comments

Some of the game’s leading coaches, referees, and medical experts will be involved.

# trials - Thursday 8 August, 2019

World Rugby approves law trial to reduce tackle height to the waist
# Tackle Height
From The42
# Tackle Height

World Rugby approves law trial to reduce tackle height to the waist

Aug 8th 2019, 1:00 PM 13,101 Views 14 Comments

Another closed trial will see yellow cards being reviewed while players are in the sin bin.

# trials - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Donn McClean: O'Brien's Sir Dragonet gives plenty to ponder as Derby looms
# Trials
From The42
# Trials

Donn McClean: O'Brien's Sir Dragonet gives plenty to ponder as Derby looms

May 14th 2019, 8:50 AM 3,731 Views 1 Comment

Derby trials are popping up all over to present a changing picture of prospects at Epsom.

# trials - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

'Armpit line' introduced in English cup as trials to lower tackle height continue
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

'Armpit line' introduced in English cup as trials to lower tackle height continue

Jul 25th 2018, 11:28 AM 7,676 Views 11 Comments

Rugby authorities are hoping to see a reduction in the number of concussions being sustained in tackles.

# trials - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'There's a lot we can do to make the court process easier for rape victims'
# Rape Crisis Network Ireland
# Rape Crisis Network Ireland

'There's a lot we can do to make the court process easier for rape victims'

May 15th 2018, 6:10 AM 8,452 Views 30 Comments

Yesterday a rape victim told the Central Criminal Court that the trial was one of the hardest things she has ever had to do.

# trials - Monday 9 April, 2018

Calls for cross-examination of victims in rape trials to be pre-recorded
# Giving Evidence
# Giving Evidence

Calls for cross-examination of victims in rape trials to be pre-recorded

Apr 9th 2018, 6:05 AM 8,725 Views 17 Comments

The Rape Crisis Network Ireland has released a ‘timely’ report.

# trials - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Chief Justice says courts may need to restrict social media use during trials
# Courts
# Courts

Chief Justice says courts may need to restrict social media use during trials

Jul 25th 2017, 12:01 PM 10,282 Views 48 Comments

Susan Denham said there are issues to address in order to protect the right to a fair trial in this era of social media.

# trials - Friday 26 May, 2017

Irishman Shane O'Leary gets call-up to Canada trials before June Tests
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Irishman Shane O'Leary gets call-up to Canada trials before June Tests

May 26th 2017, 12:47 PM 10,367 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old left Connacht at the end of the season.

# trials - Friday 11 September, 2015

World Rugby have announced the trial of some fascinating new laws
# Running Rugby
From The42
# Running Rugby

World Rugby have announced the trial of some fascinating new laws

Sep 11th 2015, 11:15 AM 31,950 Views 35 Comments

The five-metre drop out? Six points for a try?

# trials - Friday 30 January, 2015

Contentious flu drug DOES work, latest trials show
# Trials
# Trials

Contentious flu drug DOES work, latest trials show

Jan 30th 2015, 3:07 PM 15,872 Views 25 Comments

It reduces the length of symptoms, new research shows.

# trials - Saturday 13 December, 2014

IRFU looking for the best athletes in Ireland for sevens trials
# Crossover
From The42
# Crossover

IRFU looking for the best athletes in Ireland for sevens trials

Dec 13th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,087 Views 12 Comments

David Nucifora joins us to outline the organisation’s plans for Talent Identification Days next month.

# trials - Monday 23 June, 2014

Lawyers warn that plans to close four Dublin courts threaten 'the fabric of Ireland's justice system'
# Chopping Block
# Chopping Block

Lawyers warn that plans to close four Dublin courts threaten 'the fabric of Ireland's justice system'

Jun 23rd 2014, 10:30 AM 6,930 Views 40 Comments

77 local courts around the country have closed down in the last six years – and now four Dublin courts are on the chopping block.

# trials - Monday 17 February, 2014

Maple Ten developer was told Anglo "would be gone in a week" if loans-for-shares deal failed
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Maple Ten developer was told Anglo "would be gone in a week" if loans-for-shares deal failed

Feb 17th 2014, 12:41 PM 6,766 Views 0 Comments

Brian O’Farrell says he was told he would be “a friend to the bank” if he took a loan in order to buy shares in Anglo Irish Bank

# trials - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Lingerie Football League tryouts to be held in Dublin this month
# Are You Ready?
From The42
# Are You Ready?

Lingerie Football League tryouts to be held in Dublin this month

May 7th 2013, 6:06 PM 5,441 Views 4 Comments

May 25 is the date to put in your diaries.

# trials - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Groups aim to launch legal challenge against GM trials
# GM
# GM

Groups aim to launch legal challenge against GM trials

Aug 28th 2012, 9:22 AM 2,788 Views 56 Comments

Green Party Councillor Malcolm Noonan explained the reasoning behind the legal challenge, which involves a number of Irish food producers and organic groups.

# trials - Monday 9 July, 2012

Grimacing for gold: 12 intense pictures from the US Olympic diving trials
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Grimacing for gold: 12 intense pictures from the US Olympic diving trials

Jul 9th 2012, 12:20 PM 1,187 Views 0 Comments

We might make a similar face if we were dive-bombing a pool from 10 metres.

# trials - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Phelps gets his revenge on US rival Ryan Lochte
# Trials
From The42
# Trials

Phelps gets his revenge on US rival Ryan Lochte

Jul 1st 2012, 12:06 PM 513 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old knows that this is just the preamble, however, and that his rival will be back.

# trials - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Thorpe 'up against it' in bid to win Olympic spot for Australia
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Thorpe 'up against it' in bid to win Olympic spot for Australia

Mar 14th 2012, 2:15 PM 221 Views 0 Comments

The five-times gold medal has not seen his comeback go to plan, and admits he has struggled in his bid to get to London.

# trials - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

TD calls for cameras to be allowed in Irish courts
# Courts
# Courts

TD calls for cameras to be allowed in Irish courts

Sep 13th 2011, 5:10 PM 687 Views 7 Comments

Fine Gael backbencher Patrick O’Donovan has asked the Justice Minister to consider limited broadcasting of court proceedings.

# trials - Monday 20 June, 2011

Major breakthrough in cystic fibrosis treatment
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

Major breakthrough in cystic fibrosis treatment

Jun 20th 2011, 2:20 PM 1,331 Views 6 Comments

Ireland has the largest proportion of cystic fibrosis sufferers in the world and the news has been largely welcomed.