Dáil Issues

Archive for the ‘Justice and Defence’ Category

Dáil Issues, Justice, Justice and Defence

To ask the Minister for Justice and Equality her views in relation to the reason the State introduced one-third enhanced remission [Section 59 Prison Rules, 2007] bringing the Irish Penal System into line with European norms, but subsequently rejected applicants who fulfilled the criteria, triggering a significant and costly number of legal challenges, including a sitting of the Supreme Court – Clare Daly  
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Defense Questions


Dáil Issues, Defence, Justice and Defence, Oral Questions

Clare asks the Minister for Defense when he will bring about the cessation of contracts with his department and companies who are profiting from illegal Israeli settlements.  See link below:


Clare asks Minister Coveney about the protection of US military aircraft at Shannon.  The state insist on protecting US war planes but no such commitment is given to protect the lives of people of Afghanistan or Palestine.  See links below to watch:




Dáil Issues, Justice, Justice and Defence

Click on the link below to watch Clare’s contribution to the discussion on the Cooke report:


Dáil Issues, Justice, Justice and Defence

Clare speaking against the motion to renew section 8 of the Offences Against the State which allows for no jury trials in the Special Criminal Court.  Click on the link below to watch her contribution: