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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25/10/2011
Statement by Minister Shatter to Dáil Éireann on death of Garda Ciaran Jones
25/10/2011
Minister Shatter publishes the interim progress report of the Inter-Departmental Committee set up to establish the facts of State involvement with the Magdalen Laundries.
18/10/2011
Amendment of terms of reference of the Smithwick Tribunal of Inquiry
17/10/2011
Minister Alan Shatter gives details of his Department's anti-money laundering and terrorist financing initiative
17/10/2011
Minister Shatter announces publication of his Department's report on Sweden's legislation to combat prostitution and human trafficking
13/10/2011
Minister welcomes new Court rules regarding judges' wigs
12/10/2011
Minister Shatter publishes Legal Services Regulation Bill and Explanatory Memorandum
10/10/2011
Minister Shatter announces commencement of new bankruptcy provisions
06/10/2011
Shatter announces Working Group on establishment of enhanced Human Rights and Equality Commission
04/10/2011
Statement by the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence