Mercy Law

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Michelle O’Brien pictured with her children Tommy, Jamie and Joey at her emergency accommodation in Banagher, Co Offaly. Photograph: Tom O’Hanlon

Child homelessness in the midlands more than tripled in two years, while the cost of providing emergency accommodation in the region is on course to e(...)

William and Patricia Maguire with their children (from left) Patrick, Mary, Margaret, Michael and William: they travel from  Ashford, Co Wicklow, to  Rush every day for school. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

A homeless family from north county Dublin, who have been driving their children 160km a day to and from school as their emergency accommodation is in(...)

South Dublin County Council had found the family ineligible for emergency accommodation on foot of its view their homelessness arose from “choices” made. File photograph: Getty Images

A homeless mother and her four children, one with epilepsy, have secured a court order on consent overturning a council’s refusal to give them emergen(...)

The mother of family has secured leave to bring judicial review proceedings against South Dublin County Council

A homeless lone mother and her four children, one of whom has epilepsy, have brought a legal challenge over repeated refusals to give them emergency (...)