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BAI upholds complaints made against RTÉ sketch about God being arrested for sex crimes
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# FOR GOD'S SAKE

BAI upholds complaints made against RTÉ sketch about God being arrested for sex crimes

Jul 7th 2021, 12:59 PM 15,524 Views 41 Comments

One complainant said she found the sketch “to be offensive in the extreme”.

Court of Appeal rules children must be returned to mother in France after father argues for stay in Ireland
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Court of Appeal rules children must be returned to mother in France after father argues for stay in Ireland

May 4th 2021, 3:08 PM 95,474 Views 0 Comments

Their father decided he would not return them to their mother over a masks requirement in French schools.

Complaint against topless influencer's ad for cocktails upheld due to alcohol laws and 'suggestive sexual content'
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Complaint against topless influencer's ad for cocktails upheld due to alcohol laws and 'suggestive sexual content'

Jul 30th 2020, 6:10 AM 37,559 Views 16 Comments

The ad watchdog said upheld a complaint on a number of grounds.

Complaint upheld after Aer Lingus advert about cost for pet travel 'likely to mislead'
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# Pets

Complaint upheld after Aer Lingus advert about cost for pet travel 'likely to mislead'

Apr 25th 2019, 1:56 PM 22,177 Views 13 Comments

The ASAI determined that the advertisement should not reappear in the current format.

Kia ordered to change ad which showed man jumping off cliff while screaming
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# Car Ad

Kia ordered to change ad which showed man jumping off cliff while screaming

Jun 26th 2018, 11:00 AM 17,256 Views 22 Comments

The complainant said it could be construed the man was trying to take his own life.

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's refugee restrictions in travel ban case
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# Travel Ban Upheld

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's refugee restrictions in travel ban case

Sep 13th 2017, 7:05 AM 10,596 Views 40 Comments

The order was not the court’s last word on the travel policy that President Donald Trump first rolled out in January.

Independent Newspapers appeal over Monica Leech €1.2 million award upheld by European court
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# Freedom Of Expression

Independent Newspapers appeal over Monica Leech €1.2 million award upheld by European court

Jun 15th 2017, 10:57 AM 21,399 Views 25 Comments

The judgement was given by a chamber of seven judges.

Woman subjected to 'grossly offensive comments' on fatal foetal abnormality on 98FM show
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# Dublin Talks

Woman subjected to 'grossly offensive comments' on fatal foetal abnormality on 98FM show

Jan 31st 2017, 2:47 PM 34,083 Views 96 Comments

A caller into the Dublin Talks show was also said to have “made allusions to her complicity in what he considered to be murder”.

Argos was offering these six items at half price, although they weren't actually available
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# Not On

Argos was offering these six items at half price, although they weren't actually available

Sep 23rd 2015, 6:10 AM 52,000 Views 61 Comments

The Advertising Standards Association of Ireland (ASAI) upheld a complaint made about the issue.

Diego Costa handed 3-match ban while Arsenal defender escapes punishment
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# Disciplinary Hearing

Diego Costa handed 3-match ban while Arsenal defender escapes punishment

Sep 22nd 2015, 7:45 PM 9,695 Views 35 Comments

What a mess.

Radio station put underage caller on air, then used her voice as part of promotion
# Dublin Talks
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# Dublin Talks

Radio station put underage caller on air, then used her voice as part of promotion

Sep 1st 2015, 3:27 PM 25,666 Views 4 Comments

Dublin station 98FM was found to be in breach of two sections of the BAI’s Code of Programme Standards in its edition of Dublin Talks broadcast on 1 April.

Press watchdog says Indo got it wrong on Gerry Adams letter
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Press watchdog says Indo got it wrong on Gerry Adams letter

Oct 17th 2014, 7:30 PM 10,087 Views 0 Comments

The Press Ombudsman says the article breached the Sinn Féin leader’s right to a good name.

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O'Gara one)
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# Mad Men

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O'Gara one)

Sep 23rd 2014, 2:34 PM 33,336 Views 34 Comments

The advertisement was deemed ‘overtly sexual in nature’ and ‘provocative’ by the ASAI.

Jared Payne handed two-week ban for 'reckless act' against Saracens
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# Upheld

Jared Payne handed two-week ban for 'reckless act' against Saracens

Apr 9th 2014, 2:13 PM 4,865 Views 29 Comments

The Kiwi is suspended until Ulster’s home clash with Leinster.

Irish Prison Service to pay €85,000 to three employees over equality issues
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# Equality Tribunal

Irish Prison Service to pay €85,000 to three employees over equality issues

Dec 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 9,246 Views 21 Comments

The three cases were taken to the Equality Tribunal on gender discrimination grounds.

'Racist and prejudicial' comments went unchallenged on 4FM show - BAI
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# BAI COMPLAINT

'Racist and prejudicial' comments went unchallenged on 4FM show - BAI

Oct 18th 2013, 12:24 PM 26,110 Views 193 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has upheld a complaint made against the The David Harvey Show on 4FM.

"What a bunch of cox sackers" - the BBC gets into trouble over innuendo
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# Ooh Matron

"What a bunch of cox sackers" - the BBC gets into trouble over innuendo

May 15th 2013, 3:22 PM 15,372 Views 36 Comments

Oops.

Avonmore, Aer Lingus and Eircom breached advertising codes
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# Badvertising

Avonmore, Aer Lingus and Eircom breached advertising codes

May 1st 2013, 7:56 PM 21,762 Views 28 Comments

The watchdog has found against a number of companies, according to its latest Complaints Bulletin.

Randolph ban upheld despite Motherwell appeal
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# No Dice

Randolph ban upheld despite Motherwell appeal

Nov 29th 2012, 12:51 PM 532 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland international has been charged with violent conduct following an incident in a game with Hearts.

Case closed: FA uphold Kompany red card
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# Banned

Case closed: FA uphold Kompany red card

Jan 10th 2012, 3:33 PM 386 Views 2 Comments

Manchester City’s captain will begin his four-match ban with tomorrow’s Carling Cup semi-final first leg against Liverpool.