Tag: Law

New alcohol laws put in place to tackle Ireland’s binge drinking problem

New minimum prices on some alcoholic beverages will effectively ban the low-cost sales of alcoholic products. The proposed law of a minimum unit pricing of 10 cent per gram of alcohol will mainly affect drinks with higher alcohol content levels and the majority of alcohol products will not be impacted at all. The minimum costs

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Should Ireland reintroduce capital punishment?

When first given the motion, “Should capital punishment be reintroduced to Ireland?” I thought I would find myself on the argument against reinstatement. However when I sat down to actually think about it, I felt that in certain circumstances it should be. The death penalty is a very contentious issue. In countries which still utilise

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