Thu, 02 Jul, 2020
As Women’s Aid launches its new report on domestic abuse and the Irish criminal justice system,writes how despite recent positive legal reforms to the law on domestic and gender-based violence there continues to be serious issues in the system that need to be addressed immediately
Thu, 26 Sep, 2019
Fri, 12 Feb, 2016
An independent senator has called for recreational drugs to be legalised and for the State to control the sale of substances. Senator James Heffernan made the remarks as emergency legislation was rushed through yesterday to re-ban the possession of ecstasy, magic mushrooms and other drugs.
Thu, 12 Mar, 2015
The Oireachtas health committee will discuss whether it can publish the Attorney General’s legal advice on the defeated fatal foetal abnormalities abortion bill — and if the Constitution prevents all terminations in these cases — on Thursday.
Mon, 16 Feb, 2015