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From TheJournal.ie Ireland can remove the chill factor from defamation laws - and protect citizens' good names Legal Argument

Ireland can remove the chill factor from defamation laws - and protect citizens' good names

If ‘falsity’ were to become an element of the tort (to be proved by the plaintiff) rather than a defence, then this would be a radical, but possibly beneficial change. writes Neville Cox, Professor in Law.

From TheJournal.ie Sean FitzPatrick trial: jury discharged as judge sets a new trial date Not Happening

Sean FitzPatrick trial: jury discharged as judge sets a new trial date

The jury has been discharged in the trial of the former Anglo boss after seven weeks of legal argument.

From TheJournal.ie After botched executions, Boston bombing suspect asks US to rule out death penalty Plea

After botched executions, Boston bombing suspect asks US to rule out death penalty

Federal death penalty cases are relatively rare in the United States, and are often reserved for the most heinous and notorious crimes.