Showing items tagged with 'parliament ireland'
10 January 2017: Union calls for repeal of blasphemy laws and for reform of defamation law.
10 November 2016: Union continues campaign to restore the right of freelance workers to be collectively represented on pay and conditions by a trade union.
11 September 2015: Two bills on cyberbullying currently going through the Dáil were dissected and rejected at an NUJ event on the issue held in Dublin at the weekend.
2 June 2015: The union has welcomes the High Court decision on media coverage of parliamentary affairs in Ireland.
29 May 2015: The NUJ has welcomed the announcement that RTÉ is to seek High Court permission to broadcast comments made in the Irish parliament about the financial affairs of media tycoon Denis O'Brien.
12 November 2013: The research which Ken Foxe carried out convinced us that there should be no charges for FOI. The amendments announced last week take us in the opposite direction.
26 June 2013: An Irish parliamentary committee has recognised the unique role of freelance journalists by advocating a special registration system for them to make Freedom of Information requests.
6 February 2013: The NUJ will appear before a parliamentary committee on Wednesday 6 February 2013 to discuss major changes to freedom of information legislation in Ireland.
26 October 2011: The Referendum Commission in Ireland has responded to a letter sent to it by the NUJ's Irish Secretary, Séamus Dooley.
25 October 2011: The NUJ's Irish Secretary has written to the Chairman of the Referendum Commission seeking clarification of the implications for journalists of the 30th Amendment to the Irish Constitution.