The public will be asked to cut divorce waiting times in half and allow millions of Irish citizens living abroad to vote in future presidential elections in two referenda on the same day as the local and European elections next May.
Wed, 05 Dec, 2018
Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has warned that replacing a reference to women in the home in the Constitution with another wording could lead to unintended consequences similar to the “abortion debacle”.
Thu, 09 Aug, 2018
A referendum banning religious involvement in schools should take place as soon as next year because it is no longer "tenable" for the Catholic church to have a "disproportionate influence" on young people, according to the Labour Party.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018
A man seeking leave to challenge the result of the abortion referendum has claimed the Taoiseach and Minister for Health had made “misleading” statements which “duped” some people into voting Yes and “materially affected” the outcome.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018
Senior gardaí are giving politicians specific security advice on coping with threatening phone calls, personal security, worker risk assessments, and constituency office defences amid heightened fears they could be attacked by the public.
Thu, 14 Jun, 2018