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Brazil court rules that Bolsonaro should be investigated for 'vote fraud' claims
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Brazil court rules that Bolsonaro should be investigated for 'vote fraud' claims

Aug 5th 2021, 7:23 AM 11,395 Views 18 Comments

The Brazil president has long criticised electronic voting, introduced in Brazil in 1996.

UK Supreme Court examines suitability of PSNI to investigate 'Hooded Men' treatment and killing of Jean Smyth
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UK Supreme Court examines suitability of PSNI to investigate 'Hooded Men' treatment and killing of Jean Smyth

Updated Jun 14th 2021, 1:30 PM 16,177 Views 23 Comments

Lawyers argued those affected were entitled to ‘effective, independent investigation’.

Supreme Court quashes decision to dismiss harbour master following Minister's complaints
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Supreme Court quashes decision to dismiss harbour master following Minister's complaints

Mar 30th 2021, 3:42 PM 22,967 Views 10 Comments

The court held that former Minister Mary Coughlan’s presence at Cabinet resulted in the decision being tainted by objective bias.

US progressives urge liberal Supreme Court justice to retire at 82
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US progressives urge liberal Supreme Court justice to retire at 82

Mar 18th 2021, 9:55 AM 23,033 Views 19 Comments

Liberals want Stephen Breyer to quit so they can nominate a like-minded successor while they still control the nomination process.

Woman who went to Syria to join IS as a teenager cannot return to Britain, UK's highest court rules
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Woman who went to Syria to join IS as a teenager cannot return to Britain, UK's highest court rules

Feb 26th 2021, 10:40 AM 37,157 Views 87 Comments

Shamima Begum had her British citizenship revoked and now cannot return to fight her case.

Parents of brain-damaged boy lose Supreme Court appeal for control of medical treatment
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Parents of brain-damaged boy lose Supreme Court appeal for control of medical treatment

Jan 22nd 2021, 6:29 PM 24,518 Views 0 Comments

The boy, known as John, suffered a devastating brain injury in road crash in 2020.

Embattled judge Seamus Woulfe listed for his first Supreme Court sitting next month
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Embattled judge Seamus Woulfe listed for his first Supreme Court sitting next month

Jan 20th 2021, 1:40 PM 18,118 Views 43 Comments

Woulfe is listed for sittings on three days next month, 4, 12 and 19 February.

Leo Varadkar 'didn't know the names' of the other people interested in Seamus Woulfe role
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Leo Varadkar 'didn't know the names' of the other people interested in Seamus Woulfe role

Nov 19th 2020, 1:44 PM 25,088 Views 46 Comments

The Tánaiste faced numerous question on the ongoing controversy today.

Taoiseach told blocking questions to justice minister on Woulfe appointment 'stinks to the highest heavens'
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Taoiseach told blocking questions to justice minister on Woulfe appointment 'stinks to the highest heavens'

Nov 18th 2020, 1:24 PM 25,603 Views 57 Comments

Micheal Martin rejected allegations of “horse trading” in relation to the appointed of the Attorney General.

Seámus Woulfe controversy: Taoiseach says government will be taking 'no further steps' on the matter
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Seámus Woulfe controversy: Taoiseach says government will be taking 'no further steps' on the matter

Updated Nov 17th 2020, 2:25 PM 29,753 Views 91 Comments

The decision was taken at Cabinet this morning, which effectively rules out an impeachment motion being moved by the Government.

No consensus among party leaders after meeting on Seamus Woulfe controversy
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No consensus among party leaders after meeting on Seamus Woulfe controversy

Updated Nov 13th 2020, 5:00 PM 48,439 Views 95 Comments

Politicians have been warned about publicly commenting on the controversy.

Taoiseach says he wants to meet party leaders 'without prejudice' to discuss Seamus Woulfe controversy
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Taoiseach says he wants to meet party leaders 'without prejudice' to discuss Seamus Woulfe controversy

Updated Nov 10th 2020, 5:11 PM 27,722 Views 65 Comments

The government says there are “serious constitutional issues” at play.

Chief Justice says Seamus Woulfe should resign from Supreme Court, but Woulfe refuses to quit
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Chief Justice says Seamus Woulfe should resign from Supreme Court, but Woulfe refuses to quit

Updated Nov 9th 2020, 10:46 PM 69,423 Views 98 Comments

Chief Justice Frank Clarke met with fellow Supreme Court judge Seamus Woulfe last week.

Seamus Woulfe finally meets with Chief Justice Frank Clarke over 'Golfgate'
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Seamus Woulfe finally meets with Chief Justice Frank Clarke over 'Golfgate'

Nov 5th 2020, 6:24 PM 29,376 Views 39 Comments

Four different meetings were postponed or cancelled by Woulfe in October. That meeting has now been held.

Trump hails 'momentous day' as Amy Coney Barrett sworn in to the US Supreme Court
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Trump hails 'momentous day' as Amy Coney Barrett sworn in to the US Supreme Court

Oct 27th 2020, 7:05 AM 37,429 Views 113 Comments

Democrats were unable to stop the confirmation of Trump’s third justice on the court.

Senate votes to advance Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation
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Senate votes to advance Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation

Oct 25th 2020, 7:10 PM 18,018 Views 25 Comments

Republicans have mostly united to support Donald Trump’s pick to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Republican senators to work over weekend to put Amy Coney Barrett on Supreme Court
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Republican senators to work over weekend to put Amy Coney Barrett on Supreme Court

Oct 23rd 2020, 10:53 PM 21,628 Views 46 Comments

President Donald Trump’s nominee could clear the final hurdle on Monday.

Amy Coney Barrett sails through to next step of Supreme Court confirmation as Democrats boycott process
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Amy Coney Barrett sails through to next step of Supreme Court confirmation as Democrats boycott process

Oct 22nd 2020, 2:59 PM 18,832 Views 33 Comments

The committee vote paves the way for full Senate approval of Barrett on Monday.

US Senate committee to vote next Thursday on recommending Supreme Court nominee
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US Senate committee to vote next Thursday on recommending Supreme Court nominee

Oct 15th 2020, 3:32 PM 13,669 Views 60 Comments

The judiciary committee will vote on October 22 on whether to recommend Amy Coney Barrett for the vacancy.

Supreme Court allows convicted terrorist to appeal attempt by government to revoke his Irish citizenship
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Supreme Court allows convicted terrorist to appeal attempt by government to revoke his Irish citizenship

Oct 14th 2020, 7:59 PM 30,733 Views 23 Comments

Ali Damache is currently serving a 15-year prison sentence in the US.

Trump's Supreme Court nominee refuses to commit to recusing herself from election cases
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Trump's Supreme Court nominee refuses to commit to recusing herself from election cases

Updated Oct 13th 2020, 5:37 PM 46,505 Views 62 Comments

Amy Coney Barrett is facing senators’ questions for the first time at a confirmation hearing.

Amy Coney Barrett says Supreme Court must be independent and enforce rule of law
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Amy Coney Barrett says Supreme Court must be independent and enforce rule of law

Updated Oct 12th 2020, 8:00 PM 53,563 Views 67 Comments

Donald Trump’s nominee to fill the vacancy on the panel was giving evidence at her confirmation hearing.

Trump's Supreme Court nominee to tell US senators that judges should not decide policy
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Trump's Supreme Court nominee to tell US senators that judges should not decide policy

Oct 11th 2020, 4:53 PM 33,138 Views 12 Comments

Amy Coney Barrett will be quizzed by senators tomorrow, weeks out from the US election.

Golfgate: Woulfe resignation from Supreme Court would be 'unjust and disproportionate' - Denham report
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Golfgate: Woulfe resignation from Supreme Court would be 'unjust and disproportionate' - Denham report

Updated Oct 1st 2020, 4:06 PM 49,142 Views 138 Comments

The report was published at 4pm today.

Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?
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Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?

Sep 27th 2020, 7:57 AM 47,302 Views 61 Comments

At the age of 48, she would be the youngest justice on the current court if confirmed.

Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court
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Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Sep 26th 2020, 7:13 AM 36,989 Views 76 Comments

Barrett, of Indiana, was at the White House at least twice this week.

'A ruling of significant importance': Supreme Court orders re-opening of landmark FOI appeals
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'A ruling of significant importance': Supreme Court orders re-opening of landmark FOI appeals

Sep 25th 2020, 4:51 PM 23,153 Views 3 Comments

The country’s highest court made the order in two rulings today.

The Supremes: Who is on Trump's Supreme Court wish list and why is it so important?
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The Supremes: Who is on Trump's Supreme Court wish list and why is it so important?

Sep 25th 2020, 6:10 AM 14,866 Views 5 Comments

Liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg died last week, setting up a potentially divisive battle to replace her.

'Tough, brave, a fighter, a winner': Thousands to pay respects today to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg
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'Tough, brave, a fighter, a winner': Thousands to pay respects today to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 23rd 2020, 5:55 PM 20,906 Views 23 Comments

Her colleague Chief Justice John Roberts paid tribute to Ginsberg today.

Trump set to announce Supreme Court pick on Saturday as Republicans eye quick confirmation
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Trump set to announce Supreme Court pick on Saturday as Republicans eye quick confirmation

Sep 23rd 2020, 6:44 AM 14,274 Views 33 Comments

Democrats argue that any Senate vote should be delayed until after the November election.

Trump to defy Biden as he says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee by the end of the week
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Trump to defy Biden as he says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee by the end of the week

Updated Sep 21st 2020, 7:21 PM 42,298 Views 70 Comments

Biden has said that rushing a nominee to replace Ruth Bader Ginsberg through the Senate before the election would be an “abuse of power”.

Donald Trump vows to nominate a woman to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant seat
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Donald Trump vows to nominate a woman to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant seat

Sep 20th 2020, 6:50 AM 17,837 Views 52 Comments

The towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice died aged 87 at her home in Washington.

US Supreme Court judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies aged 87
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US Supreme Court judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies aged 87

Sep 19th 2020, 12:45 AM 33,482 Views 52 Comments

She died of pancreatic cancer.

Golfgate: Supreme Court orders report into Seamus Woulfe's attendance at event
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Golfgate: Supreme Court orders report into Seamus Woulfe's attendance at event

Updated Aug 24th 2020, 7:26 PM 36,738 Views 55 Comments

Meanwhile, former Kildare junior minister Áine Brady has apologised for her attendance at the event.

'I unreservedly apologise': Supreme Court judge releases statement following golf dinner controversy
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'I unreservedly apologise': Supreme Court judge releases statement following golf dinner controversy

Aug 21st 2020, 12:09 PM 66,348 Views 144 Comments

The Supreme Court justice was at the controversial event in Galway on Wednesday night.

Opinion: The Supreme Court's ruling on the government's climate plan is a watershed moment
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Opinion: The Supreme Court's ruling on the government's climate plan is a watershed moment

Aug 1st 2020, 12:05 AM 23,039 Views 24 Comments

David Kenny, Assistant Professor of Law at Trinity College, says the Supreme Court’s ruling has major implications for environmental policy and the court.

Supreme Court finds government climate plan falls "well short"
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Supreme Court finds government climate plan falls "well short"

Jul 31st 2020, 10:44 AM 24,030 Views 19 Comments

The case was brought to the Supreme Court by Friends of the Irish Environment after the High Court rejected its case in September.

Chief Justice expresses 'deepest sympathy' to family of Ruth Morrissey in Supreme Court judgment
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Chief Justice expresses 'deepest sympathy' to family of Ruth Morrissey in Supreme Court judgment

Jul 23rd 2020, 4:06 PM 8,786 Views 5 Comments

The judge said the “tragic circumstances had most sadly, come to fruition”.

US Supreme Court orders Trump financial records be released to New York prosecutors
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US Supreme Court orders Trump financial records be released to New York prosecutors

Updated Jul 9th 2020, 9:43 PM 39,419 Views 113 Comments

Trump’s lawyers had claimed the president was immune from criminal investigation – a claim rejected by the court.

Maeve Higgins: This week's Supreme Court case could shape how Ireland deals with climate change for years to come
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Maeve Higgins: This week's Supreme Court case could shape how Ireland deals with climate change for years to come

Jun 22nd 2020, 11:21 AM 29,091 Views 40 Comments

The Supreme Court is hearing an important appeal by Irish climate activists today and tomorrow.

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