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Charlie Flanagan: “If Paul Murphy believes he has a legitimate avenue of complaint, the option is available to him to contact the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission. He has not done that.” Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has strongly criticised the Solidarity TD Paul Murphy for alleging the Minister defamed him during a Dáil debate(...)

Vera Twomey, who marched to Dublin in support of access to legal medicinal cannabis to treat her child’s epilepsy, with Gino Kenny on their way to Leinster House. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Campaigner Vera Twomey has called the rejection of the Bill to legalise cannabis for medicinal use by the Oireachtas Health Committee “a betrayal” of (...)

Margaret McElligott from  Kilflynn, Co Kerry, with her 16-year-old girl, Tina, who is the world’s oldest sufferer of a rare genetic condition Alpers Syndrome. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

An opposition Bill which would legalise cannabis for medical use is being “run into the ground” by Government, the TD behind it has warned. Gino Kenn(...)

Some of the six protesting TDs can be seen seated on the far left of the image as deputies stand at the beginning of Dáil business on the first day of the new requirement to stand for the Dáil prayer.

Six TDs broke protocol in the Dáil on Tuesday by remaining seated during the prayer and the new additional 30 seconds of silent reflection. Ceann Co(...)

Richard Boyd Barrett, People Before Profit: has criticised plans to allow limited access to medicinal cannabis for patients with three medical conditions only and only through specialist consultants .Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Department of Health does not trust GPs to prescribe cannabis, a Dáil committee was told on Thursday. Richard Boyd Barrett criticised plans to al(...)

Gillian McNulty, who is on an Orkambi trial, addresses a cystic fibrosis protest at the Dáil earlier this year. Photograph: Alan Betson

Campaigners who “never stopped fighting” have been praised as a long-awaited deal to make life-saving drugs available to up to 600 people with cystic(...)

A variety of cannabis-containing products are in development, and one - Sativex - has already been licensed in Ireland. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Cannabis is in the news these days, with campaigns underway on both sides of the Border for its legalisation for medicinal use. Mothers such as Cork(...)

Gino Kenny of Anti-Austerity Alliance-People Before Profit at the Neilstown Shopping Centre. Photograph: Alan Betson

When I walked up the main entrance of Leinster House with my mother in tow and party comrades Richard Boyd Barrett and Bríd Smith on the fir(...)

Sarah and Abby Farrell at the new equestrian centre in Neilstown in Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan

South Dublin County Council, which has held the record among the capital’s authorities for seizing and destroying the greatest number of roaming hors(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris has pledged to act immediately to make medicinal cannabis more widely available if a policy review recommends such a move. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Simon Harris has pledged to act immediately to make medicinal cannabis more widely available if a policy review recommends such a move. The Ministe(...)

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