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The Adult Caution and Possession of Cannabis

The Adult Caution and Possession of Cannabis

Possession of cannabis for personal has been recently included in the Adult Cautioning Scheme. It is the first time a drug offence has been included in the scheme since it came into operation some 15 years ago, writes Patrick Daly, Trainee Solicitor

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Brexit & Driving

If you are living in Ireland and driving in Ireland on a UK Driver’s Licence, then you must apply to the RSA to exchange your licence for an Irish one before the 31st December 2020, writes Rory Staines Solicitor

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Health and Safety Legislation and Covid-19. As an employer what do I need to know?

Health and Safety Legislation and Covid-19. As an employer what do I need to know?

Can I be prosecuted under the Act in relation to breaches of Government Guidelines in respect of Covid-19? Niamh Kelly, Solicitor writes.

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The Challenges of Remote Hearings

The Challenges of Remote Hearings

The current Covid-19 crisis has presented considerable challenges for our criminal justice system. No new criminal trials have commenced since March 2020, writes Rory Staines, Solicitor

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Unprecedented Times - With great power comes great responsibility

Unprecedented Times - With great power comes great responsibility

It is vital that people continue to work together in solidarity but also that these powers are used only as a last resort and lifted at the earliest opportunity, write Niamh Kelly, Solicitor.

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