Fifty-one joined as co-defendants in Miriam O’Callaghan defamation case
Posted on 30th April 2019 at 21:09
Broadcaster suing over Facebook ads for skincare products using her name and image
Broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan has obtained High Court orders allowing her to join as co-defendants 51 people allegedly connected to Facebook advertisements using her name and image which she says are defamatory.
State cut pension for retired aviation workers to avoid ‘unrest’, High Court told
Posted on 30th April 2019 at 20:57
Fund had deficit of €770m prior to sale of 25% stake
The State used a law to cut payments to retired aviation workers to help address a €770 million pension fund deficit and avoid industrial unrest among existing workers before the sell off of Aer Lingus in 2014/15, the High Court has been told.
Cultural reform underplayed by many gardaí, Policing Authority says
Posted on 25th April 2019 at 21:12
Assessment finds flawed linking of need for change with dissatisfaction at austerity cuts
Many members of the Garda still do not appreciate the pressing need for cultural change within the force and believe colleagues who have been pressing for reform are simply dissatisfied about austerity-related cutbacks, the Policing Authority has found.