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US Justice Department seeks internal investigation on seizure of Democrats’ data
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US Justice Department seeks internal investigation on seizure of Democrats’ data

Jun 11th 2021, 10:12 PM 20,955 Views 14 Comments

Trump’s administration seized phone records of at least 12 people connected to the House Intelligence Committee.

US Justice Department puts pressure on New York prosecutor investigating Trump allies to resign
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# Edged Out

US Justice Department puts pressure on New York prosecutor investigating Trump allies to resign

Jun 20th 2020, 7:31 AM 38,926 Views 49 Comments

The Manhattan prosecutor said he was refusing to leave his post and his ongoing investigations would continue

'We've been firefighting': Inside the State's response to Covid-19 in Direct Provision
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'We've been firefighting': Inside the State's response to Covid-19 in Direct Provision

May 10th 2020, 12:05 AM 49,046 Views 50 Comments

There are now 149 cases of Covid-19 in Direct Provision.

Justice Dept: Over 650 new beds 'will facilitate greater social distancing and isolation' in Direct Provision
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Justice Dept: Over 650 new beds 'will facilitate greater social distancing and isolation' in Direct Provision

Mar 31st 2020, 10:33 PM 18,805 Views 16 Comments

The new accommodation will mainly be located in hotels in Dublin, Galway and Cork.

Direct Provision expert group announced to look at ways to 'better meet needs of asylum seekers'
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Direct Provision expert group announced to look at ways to 'better meet needs of asylum seekers'

Dec 28th 2019, 12:10 AM 16,908 Views 74 Comments

Among the issues the group will examine is engaging with communities where Direct Provision centres are due to open.

'Nothing special being asked of Oughterard' in accommodating asylum seekers, said top Justice official
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'Nothing special being asked of Oughterard' in accommodating asylum seekers, said top Justice official

Dec 26th 2019, 7:00 AM 15,223 Views 42 Comments

Plans for a Direct Provision centre were abandoned after weeks of protests by locals.

Oughterard Direct Provision centre operator feared arson attack after men allegedly breached property
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Oughterard Direct Provision centre operator feared arson attack after men allegedly breached property

Dec 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,443 Views 40 Comments

Plans for the centre were abandoned after weeks of protests by locals.

US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker, a day after judge allows its release
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US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker, a day after judge allows its release

Aug 17th 2019, 1:25 AM 3,754 Views 7 Comments

The tanker Grace 1 was detained six weeks ago on suspicion of violating international sanctions on Syria.

Asylum seekers told not to bring food to rooms 'under any circumstance' by Dublin hotel
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Asylum seekers told not to bring food to rooms 'under any circumstance' by Dublin hotel

Aug 12th 2019, 12:05 AM 64,548 Views 89 Comments

Over 1,000 asylum seekers are now living in hotels and B&Bs around Ireland.

United States announces investigation into whether major online companies have 'stifled' competition
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United States announces investigation into whether major online companies have 'stifled' competition

Jul 24th 2019, 7:17 AM 19,280 Views 5 Comments

The investigation comes after the European Union imposed hefty fines on Google recently.

Deportation orders were issued for 92 children last year
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Deportation orders were issued for 92 children last year

Jul 11th 2019, 5:18 PM 14,101 Views 18 Comments

385 children have been issued with deportation orders over the past five years.

'The buck stops nowhere': Department of Justice to be split into two parts
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# A Problem Halved

'The buck stops nowhere': Department of Justice to be split into two parts

Jul 10th 2018, 4:17 PM 14,924 Views 15 Comments

The two divisions will be ‘Home Affairs’ and ‘Justice and Equality’.

People who become Irish citizens on 21 May won't be able to vote in Eighth referendum
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# Bad Timing

People who become Irish citizens on 21 May won't be able to vote in Eighth referendum

May 6th 2018, 6:30 AM 10,251 Views 12 Comments

This is because they can only show an intention to become a citizen in the period between 8 May and polling day on 25 May.

Reports that Trump could be questioned soon over alleged Russian election meddling
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# Russia Probe

Reports that Trump could be questioned soon over alleged Russian election meddling

Jan 24th 2018, 7:08 AM 8,655 Views 47 Comments

Reports have indicated that Trump could be questioned in the “coming weeks”.

Minister to take no further action after claims Direct Provision residents were 'denied Christmas celebrations'
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Minister to take no further action after claims Direct Provision residents were 'denied Christmas celebrations'

Jan 5th 2018, 9:26 PM 21,872 Views 123 Comments

A Justice Department spokesperson said that it had received the report from centre.

Number of human trafficking victims in Ireland rose for third consecutive year
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# Sexual Exploitation

Number of human trafficking victims in Ireland rose for third consecutive year

Jan 3rd 2018, 8:37 PM 14,707 Views 27 Comments

Sexual exploitation is most common but there has been an increase in the proportion of labour exploitation being detected.

Department of Justice will be 'divided' but it will remain under one minister
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Department of Justice will be 'divided' but it will remain under one minister

Dec 28th 2017, 9:02 AM 13,872 Views 38 Comments

The department will be internally split into two divisions with seperate deputy secretaries.

26 Justice Department employees suspended from duty with full pay
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# At Odds

26 Justice Department employees suspended from duty with full pay

Feb 26th 2017, 3:12 PM 46,906 Views 86 Comments

Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett, who received the information, contrasted this with the fact the Garda Commissioner is still in her role.

GRA boss accepts planned strike may not be legal
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GRA boss accepts planned strike may not be legal

Sep 29th 2016, 5:30 PM 12,814 Views 57 Comments

Gardaí are planning to withdraw their services on four days in November in dispute over pay.

An Irish man has been extradited to the US for trafficking rhinoceros horns
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An Irish man has been extradited to the US for trafficking rhinoceros horns

Sep 22nd 2015, 9:13 PM 18,851 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Sheridan was originally arrested in the UK in January.

'More needs to be done': Baltimore police face a civil rights probe
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'More needs to be done': Baltimore police face a civil rights probe

May 8th 2015, 4:21 PM 4,599 Views 17 Comments

‘There has been a serious erosion of public trust’.

Will David Drumm be extradited from the US to face charges in Ireland?
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Will David Drumm be extradited from the US to face charges in Ireland?

Jan 7th 2015, 3:30 PM 10,226 Views 45 Comments

A request to US authorities has been reportedly made today.

'The Government aren't willing to address the rise in disability hate crime'
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'The Government aren't willing to address the rise in disability hate crime'

Nov 16th 2014, 8:30 AM 6,679 Views 32 Comments

That’s according to disability campaigner Frank Larkin.

'I don’t know how to be happy': Asylum seekers speak out about their experiences in Ireland
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'I don’t know how to be happy': Asylum seekers speak out about their experiences in Ireland

Nov 3rd 2014, 10:43 AM 13,164 Views 121 Comments

A new documentary marks the first time a camera crew has gained access to a Direct Provision Centre.

Demonstration to close 'inhumane' direct provision centre in Limerick taking place today
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Demonstration to close 'inhumane' direct provision centre in Limerick taking place today

Aug 22nd 2014, 11:38 AM 6,697 Views 80 Comments

Four men went on hunger strike this week due to the conditions.

Stardust campaigner wants to meet Justice Minister - after saying she 'wouldn't darken her door'
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# Deep Discussion

Stardust campaigner wants to meet Justice Minister - after saying she 'wouldn't darken her door'

Jul 16th 2014, 10:03 AM 7,601 Views 8 Comments

Geraldine Foy is a researcher for Stardust campaigners and has been in contact with Minister Frances Fitzgerald’s department.

Justice Committee to Secretary General: We will ask you about Guerin Report
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# Brian Purcell

Justice Committee to Secretary General: We will ask you about Guerin Report

May 15th 2014, 4:27 PM 5,055 Views 20 Comments

Brian Purcell will appear before the Oireachtas Justice Committee the week after next.

Banking giant JP Morgan 'fined $13 billion by US government'
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Banking giant JP Morgan 'fined $13 billion by US government'

Oct 20th 2013, 12:51 PM 11,664 Views 44 Comments

The deal, which is the largest ever between the US government and a single company, will settle an investigation into bad mortgage loans sold by the bank.

A massive and unprecedented intrusion: AP slams US government's snooping
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A massive and unprecedented intrusion: AP slams US government's snooping

May 14th 2013, 10:58 AM 6,966 Views 52 Comments

The US Justice Department obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors working for the Associated Press, the news agency has confirmed.

End game for Lance Armstrong as US Justice Department says he was 'unjustly enriched'
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End game for Lance Armstrong as US Justice Department says he was 'unjustly enriched'

Apr 24th 2013, 12:06 AM 4,844 Views 15 Comments

Federal officials laid out their case against the shamed cyclist.

Lance Armstrong asks court to dismiss SCA lawsuit
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Lance Armstrong asks court to dismiss SCA lawsuit

Apr 7th 2013, 12:41 PM 1,655 Views 2 Comments

SCA Promotions say he committed fraud by using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.

US Supreme Court halts turnover of secret IRA tapes
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US Supreme Court halts turnover of secret IRA tapes

Oct 17th 2012, 6:54 PM 9,101 Views 23 Comments

The tapes were recorded by researchers at Boston College who interviewed a former IRA member.

GlaxoSmithKline fined $3 billion in US
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GlaxoSmithKline fined $3 billion in US

Jul 2nd 2012, 6:54 PM 11,004 Views 15 Comments

The fine was the largest health care fraud settlement in US history.

Ireland has no immediate plans to follow UK crackdown on internet trolls
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Ireland has no immediate plans to follow UK crackdown on internet trolls

Jun 13th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,329 Views 17 Comments

The Justice Department had no specific comment to make on proposed changes to the UK Defamation Bill.

Minister for Justice releases figures on child abductions during 2011
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# Abductions

Minister for Justice releases figures on child abductions during 2011

Apr 27th 2012, 5:55 PM 2,683 Views 4 Comments

Releasing the figures on parental-child abduction, Alan Shatter urged estranged partners experiencing problems to seek mediation in the best interests of the children involved.

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Nearly 150 new cases of child abductions in 2010