Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has been summoned to give evidence before the parliamentary inquiry into fake news after revelations about users' personal data held by British firm Cambridge Analytica (CA).
Tue, 20 Mar, 2018
The State’s legal advisory body is expected to make recommendations in relation citizen journalists and campaigners posting commentary on social media questioning the evidence of witnesses during trials in a forthcoming review of the law on contempt of court.
Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
IN A landmark ruling yesterday the Supreme Court decided 6:1 in favour of the State’s appeal against the decision of the High Court to register as legal mother the genetic mother of twins born to her sister in a surrogacy arrangement.
Sat, 08 Nov, 2014
A recidivist burglar who assaulted and threatened to kill a 97-year-old woman in her home has had his six-year jail term increased by four years after a successful appeal by the Director of Public Prosecutions.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2013