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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01/03/2012
Minister Shatter secures Government approval for the general scheme of a Mediation Bill which is published today
01/03/2012
Jurisdiction of Courts and Enforcement of Judgments (Amendment)
29/02/2012
Minister Shatter announces consideration being given to the construction of a replacement prison in Cork as part of an overall strategy to reduce overcrowding
23/02/2012
Legal Services Regulation Bill passed Dáil Second Stage
21/02/2012
The Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence announces the publication of guidance for Irish couples on surrogacy arrangements made abroad
13/02/2012
Shatter Review of Legislation on Prostitution
08/02/2012
Shatter Statement on fatal shooting incident
07/02/2012
Minister Shatter announces senior Garda appointments
02/02/2012
Citizenship Ceremony at Cathal Brugha Barracks
01/02/2012
Statement by Minister Shatter on publication of Garda Síochána Inspectorate Report – Responding to Child Sexual Abuse