Press releases relating to issues under the remit of the Department are listed chronologically below. For ease of reference, they are also sorted by theme as follows:

Courts Policy/Legal Services
Crime & Law Enforcement
Equality/Disability
Financial Shared Services
Garda & Policing
Immigration/Asylum
Legislation, Law Reform & EU
Northern Ireland
Other regulatory functions
Prisons & Probation
Youth Justice, Children & Family

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17/12/2013
General Scheme of Sexual Offences Bill to be published in January
17/12/2013
Justice Ministers and Police Chiefs meet in Dublin following publication of Smithwick Tribunal of Inquiry Report
17/12/2013
Minister Shatter welcomes the publication of the CSO Irish Prison Service Recidivism Study for 2008 cohort
16/12/2013
Publication of the Inspector of Prisons Reports into Deaths in Custody and Temporary Release in 2012
16/12/2013
Shatter Press Release: Appointment of a panel from which Personal Insolvency Practitioners Complaints Committees will be appointed
12/12/2013
Minister Shatter announced the commencement of Garda recruitment
11/12/2013
Minister for Justice and Equality announces recognition of additional foreign registered relationships under the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act
10/12/2013
Minister Shatter welcomes publication of CSO second Probation Recidivism Study 2008-2012
06/12/2013
Minister Shatter announces consultations on the process of judicial appointments
06/12/2013
Minster Shatter calls for fact based discussion in relation to the free movement of persons; a core value of the European Union