Category Archives: Legal Aid

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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Family Law Changes

There has recently been a lot of discussion about possible changes to the family law system here in Ireland. One recent change is the introduction of reporting of family law matters which should be interesting as this practice develops.

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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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