Marriage Equality: The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has said that it has not issued any direction requiring that broadcasters must automatically ‘balance’ a discussion with an opposing view. Photograph: Getty

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has said that it has not issued any direction requiring that broadcasters must automatically “balance” a d(...)

National Union of Journalists Irish secretary Séamus Dooley has written to the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland to say a recent decision to uphold a complaint against RTÉ Radio One’s Mooney Show following a discussion on civil partnership was “inimical to the public interest”.

The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) has written to the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) to say a recent decision to uphold a complaint agai(...)

An allegation of bias against The Mooney Show on the issue of same sex marriage has been upheld by the broadcasting watchdog. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

An allegation of bias against The Mooney Show on the issue of same sex marriage has been upheld by the broadcasting watchdog. The Broadcasting Authori(...)