Human Rights

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Human Rights, National

Veteran peace activist Ed Horgan defends himself in Court in Ennis today, for his ‘crime’ in attempting to search US military aircraft in Shannon earlier this year…report reproduced from his website…

I spent all day in Ennis Court today and this will be just the first of many days.
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EPA Fracking Study


Communications Energy and Natural Resources, Dáil Issues, Human Rights, Oral Questions

Minister persists with compromised study at taxpayers expense, despite withdrawal of Queens University from the study and the failure of CDM Smith to declare a conflict of interests and out of date terms of reference.

To ask the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources his views on the potential conflict of interest by the inclusion of a company (details supplied), which has been involved in fracking projects in the United States as a participant of the Environmental Protection Agency’s two year study into hydraulic fracturing; the action he has taken to address this. – Clare Daly.

For ORAL answer on Tuesday, 10th November, 2015.

(8  Received on 3rd November, 2015.)
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Dáil Debates, Human Rights, Justice, Prisoners, Topical Questions

Dáil Debates, Human Rights, National