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15 June 2017: The European Court of Human Rights took issue with the size of the Supreme Court’s award and said the Independent News and Media’s freedom of expression had been breached.
10 January 2017: Union calls for repeal of blasphemy laws and for reform of defamation law.
1 November 2016: The union supports the review of Ireland's defamation laws.
23 September 2014: New guidance for journalists covering criminal courts.
17 April 2014: Organised by the NUJ in association with DIT, the event covers how to use social media;social media and defamation and intellectual property rights.
15 March 2014: The Defamation Act 2013 is now in force and has introduced major changes which affect how journalists work.
14 March 2014: The Defamation Act 2013 is now in force and has introduced major changes which affect how journalists work.
18 November 2013: The courts service of Ireland and the NUJ have joined forces to host a training seminar for union members covering legal affairs on Saturday 30 November.
14 November 2013: The Courts Service of Ireland is playing host to an NUJ seminar on defamation and court reporting on Saturday, November 30 from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm.
24 April 2013: The Defamation Bill has been passed and will give journalists better protection against corporations, a stronger public interest defence and provides increased protection for operators of websites.