Archive for the ‘Justice’ Category


Clare spoke on the Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Bill 2013 and raised some of the concerns of Age Action Ireland regarding the safety and welfare of those whose ability to make decisions has been compromised. Click on the link below to watch her contribution.


Health, Justice

Last week Clare Spoke in favour of the Regualtion of Cannabis Bill 2013, click on the link below to hear her contribution to the debate.


Justice, Oral Questions

05/11/2013  Penalty Points

Clare asked the Minister for Justice Alan Shatter about the lack of progress in implementing changes highlighted by Garda Professional Standards Unit in relation to penalty points system.

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Features, Justice, National

The Appeal Hearing of John Paul Wooton & Brendan McConville who were both convicted of the killing of PSNI Constable Stephen Carroll in 2009, and sentenced to life imprisonment, drew to a close, on Friday October 18th in the Belfast Appeal Court. The case was heard over two weeks.

Four TDs Mick Wallace, Clare Daly, Maureen O’Sullivan and Eamon O’Cuiv attended the appeal hearing, along with Gerry Conlon of the Guilford 4, who spent 15 years in jail in one of the most infamous miscarriages of justice and who is a leading member of the group calling for Justice for the Craigavon 2.
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