A Romanian man, Petronel Pal, has lost appeal in the Court of Appeal. Romanian authorities are seeking to extradite Mr Pal for an alleged murder committed in Ireland. Mr Pal is accused of the aggravated murder of Virgil Busa, a Romanian national, and wanted for prosecution in Romania. Mr Pal’s counsel, Remy Farrell SC, argued … Read more
The office will reopen for any customers who are living within the Dublin area. Appointments which were scheduled previously and cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic will be prioritized, appointments for first time registrations will once again be available and the launch of a new Customer Service Helpdesk was announced.
The Court of Appeal has ruled two children be returned to France, following their Irish-based fathers objection to the court order as school children must wear facemasks to school in France. The father believed that his children wearing facemasks during school hours would have an adverse affect on his children. On that basis the father … Read more
A man who had taken a €75,000 defamation claim against the international restaurant chain, McDonalds has lost his case and been ordered to pay the restaurants legal costs. The alleged accusation involved a McDonalds staff member stating that the man had mixed vodka into two drinks, however the Judge involved in the case did not … Read more
A process established 10 weeks ago has allowed 1,200 people to receive Irish citizenship recently. A statutory declaration process has replaced the necessity for people who have applied for citizenship to attend citizenship ceremonies, which have been stopped for the duration of Covid-19. Another 1,159 have also returned their signed statutory declarations to the Department … Read more