Publications

As the Review of the Equality Acts continues, Equality ACTion (a joint project of IHREC and FLAC) want to bring your attention to some useful resources for those who are engaging with the Review. The deadline for submissions to the Review of the Equality Acts has been extended. Submissions must now be made by Wednesday,…

Amicus Curiae submissions made by the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission to the High Court in the separate cases of: PHILOMENA LEE v. THE MINISTER FOR CHILDREN, EQUALITY, DISABILITY, INTEGRATION AND YOUTH and MARY HARNEY v. THE MINISTER FOR CHILDREN, EQUALITY, DISABILITY, INTEGRATION AND YOUTH.  

The Commission was recently granted liberty to intervene before the European Court of Human Rights in a case, Faulkner v Ireland,application no. 30391/18, ECtHR (“Faulkner”), and it filed a submission on the 8th February 2021 with the European Court of Human Rights. The Commission also furnished the Court with replying submissions on the 30th April…

Director of Public Prosecutions v. JD.

The submissions filed by the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission in its function as amicus curiae in the case of Director of Public Prosecutions v. JD. JD Supreme Court Amicus Curiae – Filed Submissions IHREC