Independent4Change TD Clare Daly said the issue of the IDA having CPO powers should be questioned. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Legislation giving greater legal certainty for compulsory purchase orders on land required for industrial use, including in cases of foreign direct in(...)

A garda told the judge that while Harry Dinan was giving evidence, he saw Kevin Dinan “discreetly” video his uncle in the court.

A judge has placed a convicted killer in Garda custody after he was spotted by a detective videoing his uncle giving evidence in a court witness box.(...)

The wrong move on evidence

The Supreme Court’s decision, by a narrow majority, to effectively amend the rule on the admissibility of evidence in criminal trials will be welcomed(...)

Dr Lydia Foy: High Court ruled in her favour in 2007. Photograph: Frank Miller

In March 1993, almost 21 years ago, transgender woman Lydia Foy wrote to the registrar general asking for a new birth certificate in her female gender(...)