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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27/07/2011
Three Key Pieces of Legislation Pass Through Seanad Today - Shatter
27/07/2011
Vetting Legislation will Enhance Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults - Shatter
26/07/2011
Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence appoints two new members to the Parole Board
26/07/2011
Government approves proposed wording on Judges’ Pay Referendum
22/07/2011
The Minister for Disability , Equality, Mental Health and Older People Ms Kathleen Lynch T.D., meets with Mr Paul O’Toole Director General of FÁS
19/07/2011
Shatter receives preliminary Garda report on Donegal child abuse case
19/07/2011
Shatter seeks explanations on scandalous Donegal child abuse case
19/07/2011
Growing Support for European Criminal Assets Bureau - Shatter
18/07/2011
Dáil Debate on Commission of Investigation Report into the Catholic Diocese of Cloyne: Government taking initiative to agree wording of unanimous Dáil motion
14/07/2011
The Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Mr Alan Shatter T.D., obtained Dáil approval for the Criminal Justice Bill 2011 when it passed all stages in the House today