Category Archives: Crime & Justice

We Badly Need Privacy Laws #Be Kind

‘Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around’. RIP Caroline Flack … Continue reading

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Young People, Alcohol and Sex: What’s consent got to do with it?’.

  Title: Young People, Alcohol and Sex: What’s consent got to do with it?’. Authors: School of Psychology, National University of Ireland, Galway And CORA (Community-Engaged Research in Action) Commissioned by Rape Crisis Network Ireland (RCNI), Jan 28th, 2014 Full … Continue reading

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Free Law Database – IRLII (Ireland & UK)

Title: Irish Legal Information Initiative Author: Ireland, U.C.C. Full Text & Source: http://www.ucc.ie/law/newirlii/index.php The Internet, Online, 26/5/2015 Sample Text: Run by UCC Law Faculty to complement its contribution to BAILII About IRLII In September 2001, as part of its contribution … Continue reading

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RIP – 147 Killed In Kenya

  Title: Kenya University Massacre: Where’s the Outcry? Author: Amy Jacobs Full Text & Source: http://www.christiandaily.com/article/kenya.university.massacre.wheres.the.outcry/50053.htm The Internet, Online, 8/4/2015 Sample Text: It was one of the most deadly attacks in Kenya with Islamist militants killing 148 people, many of … Continue reading

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Know Your Rights Ireland – Search Online

Title:  Citizens Information Author: Citizens Information Board Full Text & Source: http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/ The Internet, Online, 10/3/2015 Sample Text: Social Welfare Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance, Jobseeker’s Allowance, Child Benefit, Rent Supplement, One Parent Family Payment, Family Income Supplement, … Continue reading

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Free Literary Magazines

Free Literary Magazines Author: EWR Every Writers Resource Full Text & Source: http://www.everywritersresource.com/literarymagazines/ The Internet, Online, 19/10/2014 Literary Magazine Search __________________ keyword search option Beloit Fiction Journal http://www.everywritersresource.com/literarymagazines/beloit-fiction-journal/ Ink Dot http://www.everywritersresource.com/literarymagazines/ink-dot/ CLOCKHOUSE http://www.everywritersresource.com/literarymagazines/clockhouse/ Toasted Cheese http://www.everywritersresource.com/literarymagazines/toasted-cheese/ Five2One Magazine http://www.everywritersresource.com/literarymagazines/five2one-magazine/ Carbon … Continue reading

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Rape Victim Forced To Give Birth & Refused Abortion

Title: Thousands at Dublin pro-choice march over Irish abortion laws Author: Aine McMahon Publisher: Irish Times Newspaper, Online, 20/8/2014 Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/thousands-at-dublin-pro-choice-march-over-irish-abortion-laws-1.1902968 Some 2,000 people turned out at the Spire on Dublin’s O’Connell street to protest at Ireland’s abortion laws. The … Continue reading

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At a glance: the Guerin report – Crime & Law News from Ireland & Abroad | The Irish Times – Sat, May 10, 2014

At a glance: the Guerin report – Crime & Law News from Ireland & Abroad | The Irish Times – Sat, May 10, 2014 via At a glance: the Guerin report – Crime & Law News from Ireland & Abroad … Continue reading

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Cooke Report into GSOC bugging published – RTÉ News

Cooke Report into GSOC \’bugging\’ published – RTÉ News via Cooke Report into GSOC \'bugging\' published – RTÉ News.

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The Guerin Report

Full report available online at http://www.merrionstreet.ie/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Final-Redacted-Guerin-Report-OCR.pdf This is the report into the allegations into the misconduct of gardai by whistleblowers and their mistreatment. It has lead to the resignation of the Minister of Justice Mr Alan Shatter. The Taoiseach Enda … Continue reading

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The Cooke Report Ireland 2014

Full report online at http://static.rasset.ie/documents/news/cooke-report.pdf Mr Justice John Cooke has concluded that “it is impossible on the basis of the technical opinions and available information, categorically to rule out all possibility of covert surveillance in the three threats identified by … Continue reading

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Judge Martin Nolan’s comments at the sentence hearing of William McAteer and Pat Whelan

Anglo Irish Bank Case -Judge Martin Nolan’s comments at the sentence hearing of William McAteer and Pat Whelan Good afternoon. Mr McAteer and Mr Whelan, after a long trial, have been found guilty by a jury of their peers of … Continue reading

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Protect Our Kids

Keep Our Kids Save By Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 13th Oct 2013 p.18 It broke my heart to read details for the serious assault on the six and nine year old in Athlone. The man, who … Continue reading

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No Justice For Irish Women–Shocking!!!

From Online Article From The Examiner, Cork, Ireland http://www.irishexaminer.com/opinion/letters/symphysiotomy-survivors-deserve-better-treatment-244880.html Symphysiotomy survivors deserve better treatment Wednesday, October 02, 2013 The continuing refusal of this Government to deal fairly with survivors of symphysiotomy now stands exposed (Sept 26). While Minister Reilly’s quest … Continue reading

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Sentencing Too Lenient

Sentencing Too Lenient In Ireland by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 30th March 2013 p.18 Sentencing involves a judge deciding what the criminal justice system should do with a person found guilty of an offence. How does … Continue reading

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The Plight Of The Gardai

The Plight Of Our Gardai by Annette J Dunlea Published In the Carrigdhoun Newspaper 2nd March 2013 p.23 The Garda Siochana website lists the new programme for gardai.A total of one hundred Garda stations will close in 2013. The closure … Continue reading

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Modern Slaves The Poor Women Of The Magdalene Laundries Denied Justice by Annette J Dunlea

Modern Slaves The Poor Women Of The Magdalene Laundries Denied Justice by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 23rd Feb 2013 p.18 The Irish government released a 1,000-page report that belatedly admitted “significant state involvement” in the virtual … Continue reading

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Help Keep The Old Safe

Help Keep The Old Safe In Our Community by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 26th Jan 2013 p.18 The majority of older people wish to maintain their independence and live in their own home for as long … Continue reading

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First UK hacking inquiry conviction

First UK hacking inquiry conviction. I imagine more will follow………….

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A review into the murder of Mr Finucane in 1989

Pat Finucane Review An independent review into any state involvement in the murder of Pat Finucane.This is the official website of the independent Pat Finucane Review. The Pat Finucane Review Terms of Reference: On the 12th October 2011, the Secretary … Continue reading

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