Category Archives: Criminal Law

Big Changes in Criminal Law

There has recently been a significant change in criminal law in Ireland that affects us all.  Even if you are not a “criminal” it is an important change for anyone who is questioned by the Gardai.

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Legal Aid and Courts Service complaints

It was announced this week the Ombudsman (Amendment) Act 2012 had passed the final stage in the Dáil. There is an interesting development as it extends the power of the Ombudsman’s Office to cover a number of further government departments.  … Continue reading

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Owners Liable for Corrupt Employees

The new Criminal Justice (Corruption) Bill has recently been published by the Government. It has the potential to have a big impact on businesses. It also proposes changes that will have a direct impact on public servants. It implements a … Continue reading

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