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April 2014 Archives (IPRT in the News)

1st April 2014

Reactions: Taping of conversations between prisoners and solicitors

Today Taoiseach Enda Kenny revealed to the Dáil that phone calls between prisoners and their solicitors were 'inadvertently recorded' by the Irish Prison Service. Press Rel Read more

5th April 2014

Irish Examiner: Principle at stake in prison tapes revelations is 'legal privilege'

Writing in the 'Irish Examiner', IPRT Executive Director Deirdre Malone underlines the importance of the protection of communication between lawyer and client from disclosure. Read more