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From TheJournal.ie Legal counsel for victims in rape cases risks 'upsetting the balance' of trials, says long-awaited report Sexual Assault Trials

Legal counsel for victims in rape cases risks 'upsetting the balance' of trials, says long-awaited report

The review was instituted by the previous minister for justice Charlie Flanagan following the high-profile Belfast rape trial in 2018.

From The42 World Rugby aims to stamp out side entry and players off feet at breakdown In The Side

World Rugby aims to stamp out side entry and players off feet at breakdown

The governing body wants referees to clamp down on side entry and players diving off their feet.

From TheJournal.ie HSE addiction expert: Festivals that don't provide drug information and support should be refused a licence Working Group

HSE addiction expert: Festivals that don't provide drug information and support should be refused a licence

Some promoters are keen to explore new measures but others fear it would do reputational damage.

From TheJournal.ie Drug-testing at Irish festivals: Government criticised for delays forming 'working group' Drugs

Drug-testing at Irish festivals: Government criticised for delays forming 'working group'

The working group was first floated in 2017 and was originally expected to be up and running earlier this year.

From TheJournal.ie Working group to investigate how to roll out free contraception for Irish women The Pill

Working group to investigate how to roll out free contraception for Irish women

People with outside expertise will sit on the new group, with a chairperson to be appointed shortly.

From TheJournal.ie Drug-testing roll out at music festivals and nightclubs to be examined by expert group Ireland's Drug Use

Drug-testing roll out at music festivals and nightclubs to be examined by expert group

Drug-testing is available in a number of other European countries.

From TheJournal.ie Government criticised over failure to properly reform Direct Provision Progress Report

Government criticised over failure to properly reform Direct Provision

173 recommendations for improving the Direct Provision system were put forward last year.

From TheJournal.ie Asylum seekers living in Ireland more than five years should be given "special amnesty" Direct Provision

Asylum seekers living in Ireland more than five years should be given "special amnesty"

Former judge Bryan McMahon says such a move would be “in the spirit of the ideals of 1916″, but would require “political will”.

From TheJournal.ie People have lost years of their lives in Direct Provision - here is how it could end Hope

People have lost years of their lives in Direct Provision - here is how it could end

The Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has called for a streamlining of the system

From TheJournal.ie Surge in asylum applications? That's 'ridiculous' says Ó Riordáin Direct Provision

Surge in asylum applications? That's 'ridiculous' says Ó Riordáin

The Minister of State talked about the working group that’s tasked with suggesting how to reform the current system.

From TheJournal.ie The government is going to review the way Ireland treats asylum seekers Working Group

The government is going to review the way Ireland treats asylum seekers

It is hoped the review by a working group will take place early next year.

From TheJournal.ie Here's why postmasters want cashless welfare payments suspended An Post

Here's why postmasters want cashless welfare payments suspended

The cashless welfare payments are due to be introduced by 2017.

From TheJournal.ie Questions raised over new human rights and equality body Human Rights Commission

Questions raised over new human rights and equality body

Alan Shatter has published details of the plan to merge the Equality Authority and the Human Rights Commision – but not everyone is happy.