RTÉ’s exclusion of Green Party leader Eamon Ryan from two party leaders’ debates to be broadcast later this month is fundamentally ‘unfair, undemocratic and unconstitutional’, the High Court has been told. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw.

RTÉ’s failure to include Green Party leader Eamon Ryan in two party leaders’ debates to be broadcast ahead of this month’s election is fundamentally “(...)

The Green Party says that exclusion of their leader, Eamon Ryan, from an RTÉ leaders’ debate breaches democratic values and RTÉ’s public service obligations. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The High Court has fixed Thursday to hear the Green Party’s legal challenge to RTÉ. The Green Party is taking RTÉ to the High Court over its decisio(...)